During September and October of last year, the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad was testing 4 EMDX SD70ACe demonstrators. On one luck Saturday trip to Gadsden, I got to see all 4 in decent sun... (more)
Virginian heritage unit 1069 sits in one of the many yards that were built to serve the coal fields of West Virginia.
UP 8365 leads a westbound stack train through Shawmut Siding after doing a rolling meet with an eastbound intermodal.
Norfolk Southern train 24Z, led by the Lackawanna Heritage Unit, passes through Phillipsburg, NJ under a dramatic evening sky.
A southbound BNSF coal load was approaching Larkspur running south on the normal northbound only main #2 due to trackwork on normal southbound only main #1.
The Wabash leads 19A west under the old NYC era signal bridge that is soon to be replaced by the modern signals behind them waiting their literal and figurative turn.
Westbound manifest 19A swings through the crossover at CP 320 on the Chicago Line with the Wabash heritage unit in command. Back in the day, the DT&I's Napoleon Branch crossed the NYC here.
The IT unit is on point of inbound D67 from Wentzville.Sadly the power was taken off here, instead of the usual practice of running on to TRRA Madison Yard.
NS #1072 leads an empty Herzog ballast train around the wye at Salisbury and onto the S-Line to Asheville.
NS #1072 brings train P34 into Asheville at "Biltmore".
A lucky catch of the sun breaking through just at sunset. This shot was taken just north of Elsberry, MO.
Heat waves from four units under full load fill the air as a BNSF coal train overtakes a UP coal train on Logan Hill. The UP train is somewhat longer as can be seen by the pusher units on the rea... (more)
The New York Central runs the old Reading Line.
UP 8802 leads 5 other units on a long drag as it enters San Timoteo Canyon at Redlands.
Working hard upgrade between Ordway and El Casco, UP 8322 leads this eastbound manifest up San Timoteo Canyon. 4th unit is an ex CNW operation lifesaver.