CNW 923, a former Chicago Great Western SD40 rumbles east along the station platform in Eau Claire, WI with what is most likely train 472. At the time, trains 471 and 472 operated between East Min... (more)
Pooled Clinchfield SDs have an L&N coal train marching upgrade at Dorchester Junction. Until 1973, L&N and the short line Interstate did a major interchange business here for Clinchfield traffic v... (more)
An eastbound GT ballast extra with a rare (for these parts anyway) Detroit Edison SD40 accelerates out of town on the former FRVR/C&NW route.
ex C&O 7521
ex WM 7545
ex B&O 7493
ex QNS&L 214. CP detour train on the WC.
ex QNS&L 211. Note the two new SP GP60s trailing.
A southbound extra with a great matched set at this late date was a thrill. At the time two tracks extended from Osborne Yard all the way to the south end of E'town but north of this point it was... (more)
A trio of Wheeling & Lake Erie locomotives power a long string of hoppers west on the CSX Greenwich Sub
A westbound Conrail freight exits the tunnel at Gallitzin in 1989. Today, this bore is enlarged and double tracked to handle double stacks.
Ex-Penn Central 6281, currently NECR 6281.
At Ben Hur, VA, a southbound unit coal train is dropping down "Big Pennington" hill. The former L&N Cumberland Valley Division main line was constructed here in 1889. Steam era crews cal... (more)