This eastbound trains takes the siding to meet its counterpart westbound Shreveport to BNSF Alliance yard freight.
KCS de Mexico 4515 & CEFX 6018 sit at Shabbona, IL siding still awaiting a crew at take this vehicle train eastbound.
CP 9740, UP 4379 and CEFX 1052 lead CP 143 through Elliott.
KCS de Mexico 4515 & CEFX 6018 sit at Shabbona, IL siding awaiting a crew at take this vehicle train eastbound.
Out of the cab for a roll-by. The crew of CP 143 (with CP 9806, freshly repainted CP 9591 and CSXT 141 as power) is out to give a roll-by to an unknown eastbound. The normally double track ... (more)
The pushers (left) on a CSX coal train are ready to cut off and return to Kentucky as a westbound waits in the siding. The empty train will follow the pushers back toward Big Stone Gap.
An eastbound CSX coal train slowly grinds up the 1.7 percent sharply curved "Goose Neck" at Big Cut, VA. This is NS trackage over which CSX has rights.
Shortly after leaving Glenwood, 292 flies around a curve at track speed as it heads east to meet 199 at Murray.
CP 9740, UP 4379 and CEFX 1052 depart from Smiths Falls with CP 143.
BNSF 5701, 5759, & 6064 lead a westbound manifest down grade west of Litchfield, NE.
Back to Canguera, to try some new photos. Unfortunately, partialy cloudy afternoon with few trains. The only "photographable" train was the southbound loaded X28, departing Guaiana yard, with Rumo... (more)
A pair of beavers are moving the hot 199 west on the CP River Sub to St. Paul and eventually the west coast.
A southbound UP coal train accelerating out of the Dupo yard. Early morning fog along the Mississippi River usually burns off by 9 am.