Coal loads for the power plant at Morgantown on the Potomac River roll south behind a trio of former Conrail 80MACs. My formative high school railfanning years were spent chasing these in my back... (more)
UP's IAVLB rolls west along the Sunset Route with a varied consist of power, passing the various artifacts in the railroad park at Flatonia.
The Galveston Railroad Museum's Texas Chief excursion rolls north through Orchard, TX on BNSF's ex-Santa Fe Galveston Sub. While the F's are trailing now, they will pull the special south in a fe... (more)
A trio of GWRS M420s prepare to blast off from Ponteix after picking up a few grain loads. I just needed Rush's Tom Sawyer blaring on the radio to complete this classic Canadian scene.
A NOPB job works the small yard on the east side of town just south of the CSX interchange with a pair of veteran SW1500s and a MP1500D. Threatening storm clouds yielded a momentary sucker hole, ... (more)
A local freight dependent on the harvest meets a combine out in the fields near Admiral, SK. The opportunities for the MLWs to meet their farm equipment cousins is limited, as they are not prefer... (more)
Vintage MLW and GM products pass each other in a field outside of Woodrow, SK. The Great Western Railway's turn from Shaunavon to Assinoboia heads east with grain loads and frak sand empties behi... (more)
A proud trio of Great Western Railway M420Ws near Aneroid, SK journey east from Shaunavon to Assiniboia. As Mike Derrick said in his view from Woodrow, the MLWs are in their last days on the Great... (more)
A northbound UP freight rolls along the bluffs of the Mississippi River as it heads for the St. Louis area.
An A&S transfer from the northern half of the railroad nears the massive Gateway Yard, seen here crossing the CSX main at HN Cabin, behind the only painted GPs on the roster.
An empty BNSF coal train slowly crosses the fill over the UP Overland Route at Cheyenne as it heads north, catching some dramatic storm light for the large crowd of photographers waiting for the d... (more)
Respondek's power sits on a gorgeous June morning at their facilities at Granite City, awaiting the call to duty to switch the next customer.
MRL's 841 local drifts downgrade for Bozeman after waiting for MoW to clear up at the bottom of the hill.
MRL's 841 local for Bozeman/Logan from Livingston starts to ascend Bozeman Pass behind a trio of somewhat rare GP35s and a short train.
Blue Ridge Southern's local to Waynesburg heads west with a pair of GPs and a short train, with signs of spring becoming evident in the North Carolina mountains.