The annual CRHS Rail-B-Que is into the late hours of the day, but a rather large crowd still hangs around as Auto Rack train 27N heads west behind a pair of EMD locomotives. Good times were had by... (more)
Southbound general freight on the ex-RF&P main line.
Before long I would hear the roar of diesel engines in the distance. The sound grew until a headlight appeared around the curve on main 3. It was a former Conrail SD60I on the point of what I figu... (more)
Under some ominous clouds a former Conrail SD60I heads east in the early morning light. Also notice the crew has treated us to having the red class lights illuminated.
A rarely seen CSX K928-20 make an appearance as the train slowly guide its way into the 8,250ft long holdout at Tullahoma, TN (MP J-68.5 SE Tullahoma). CSX K928 is made up with 80 loaded, 41 foot ... (more)
Norfolk Southern Train 36A lead by SD60I 6746 as well as three Dash 9-40CWs and an SD70M-2 highballs east through Cresson, PA. Soon NS Train 36A will reach the summit of the NS Pittsburgh Line an... (more)
A nice set of power leads this southbound, crossing the Tennessee River. The trailing SD40-2 is 8388, which could easily be confused for "Crazy Eights" at first glance...
Eastbound coal strangely heads east along the Ohio River just before sunrise in Pittsburgh, PA.
Meet at LeClaire.
NS 537 has an SD60I trio for power as it finds some evening sunlight in Derry.
Norfolk Southern 6720 leads a mixed freight through downtown Columbus.
NS 11J heads west from CP 88 shortly after meeting 20E. The lead unit is no stranger to this territory, as it formerly belonged to Conrail (ex-CR 5624). It is a frigid, windy morning in the Lehi... (more)
A widecab CSX SD60I leads U704 down the Freeport Sub in North Riverside.
A pair of CSX EMD's lead U704 by the IC signals in Broadview.