A hotshot intermodal traverses the former AT&SF transcon on, rolling across the farmland of northern Illinois ducking through the trademark Santa Fe searchlights at Verona which have now been take... (more)
A Global II to Oakland bound intermodal crosses the Benicia Bridge around 2130 hours. 30 second exposure.
BNSF 6047 (ES44AC) pulls hard on a load of coal through Castle Rock, Colorado and slowly climbs to the next town. There is a 500 feet elevation change to Larkspur which is 11 miles away, and anot... (more)
Iowa Interstate's eastbound CBBI draws a crowd, featuring 3 heritage units: IAIS 513, IAIS 516, and NS 1066.
Meeting of freight trains of Union Pacific and BNSF at the express lines of 12th Street Yard, adjacent to AMTRAK Gateway Station, in Saint Louis. UP autorack will take direction towards MacArthur ... (more)
CP 252 coasts into Saratoga Springs, nearing it's terminus of Saratoga Yard. Today's train features a colorful consist of a CP ES44AC, UP ES44AC, CP GP20ECO, and a CSXT F40PH #9993. 9993 is seen... (more)
CSX priority intermodal train Q003 speeds west in golden sunlight, passing an old grain elevator in Palmyra, NY. Locomotives:CSX 3163 ES44ACCSX 3129 ES44AC
S24 runs East along the Tug Fork Riverbank, about to pass through downtown Matewan.
Work is ramping up on CN's double track project on the Winnipeg to Chicago mainline south of Superior, Wisconsin. This former C&NW (Omaha) route out of the Lake Superior basin is a bottleneck for ... (more)
Two GEs & two EMDs lead westbound empties.
A spring snow storm does little to slow the progress of BNSF coal on the Joint Line.
A spring snow storm begins to drop snow in Larkspur, Colorado as a BNSF coal train heads over the Santa Fe bridge on the south end of town.
As the sun rises on this early spring morning we see NS 734 (Memphis/BNSF-Juliette,GA) glide its way out of town after making a crew change at Webb, heading for the Georgia Power Steam Plant Scher... (more)
CREX 1508 leads a southbound rack train just a few miles north of the Tennessee state line.
NS Unit Coal Train bound for the Dynegy Power plant at Coffeen, IL has completed loading at the Shay Coal Co mine near Carlinville, IL.