A Chicago & North Western C44-9W leads a North Platte to Stockton manifest through Salt Lake City on July 24, 1997.
Our wait on the overpass in Staples was nearly ruined by a cloud, but the sun came out just in time to give us a good look at the train of the day.
C&NW train 569 climbs the Sub-Continental Divide(water east to Lake Michigan/water west to the Mississippi River)between West Allis and New Berlin,WI..
Rolling downhill out of Lake Park and towards Hawley, past an iconic location known as "Mt. Muller", one of two remaining CNW units on UP's roster makes a rare appearance in Western Minn... (more)
After crossing into the Peace Garden State in Fargo and crew changing with a Dilworth to Minot pool crew, the CNW 8646 races timetable West through the quiet community of Buxton, and up the Hillsb... (more)
One of two remaining CNW units left on UP's roster cools her heels in the Leeds siding. BNSF's Grand Forks Dispatcher will soon issue a track warrant to the "Chicago Northwestern 8-6-4-6 West... (more)
In a strange quirk of fate, CNW 8646, one of the two famed "CNW Twins," the last two CNW units in original, unpatched paint, managed to find its way onto it's longtime rival's tra... (more)
In a strange quirk of fate, CNW 8646, one of the two famed "CNW Twins," the last two CNW units in original, unpatched paint, managed to find its way onto it's longtime rival's track... (more)
Bethlehem Kaleidoscope 2 - During Conrail's early years, many foreign visitors spent time in Bethlehem mingling with the local power. Usually they were leased or run-through units. Here is a lease... (more)
Ex-MKT unit (via PNC) leading a great looking set of power on what was then a rather decrepid railroad.
The "Sunday Afternoon" passenger train is crossing the Menominee River southbound late in the afternoon.
A true heritage unit, Chicago & North Western painted Dash 9 leads a Trailer Jet back to the Chicagoland area after an all night run from Baltimore.
One of the two remaining unpatched CNW locomotives leads westbound intermodal train Q137 past the intermediate signal at Barberton, Ohio. The track at left belongs to the Akron Barberton Cluster R... (more)
TRUE HERITAGE in SOUTHWESTERN PENNYLVANIA!!! A super rare CNW GE leads the Baltimore-bound trailer jet through West Newton.