Two Santa Fe SD40-2s are climbing Cajon with a long train of intermodal trailers hanging on the rear unit's drawbar. A pair of GP30s is pushing on the rear.
Wheeling and Lake Erie's Toledo to Hartland train heads east over the Portage River in Oak Harbor on a picture perfect afternoon.
A really nice lash-up, consisting of a CSX SD40-2 and a former Soo Line SD60, heads south into Turner with a vehicle train bound for the GTW to Battle Creek, MI and points east.
CSX SD40-2 8107 leads the V-NTWCNI south through Crest Hill.
CSXT 8701 & CEFX 6008 head up a eastbound vehicle train on the BNSF Aurora sub at Steward, IL.
Detour empty ethanol train K495-02 with a sweet standard cab EMD lashup speeds west past the old B&O depot at Aberdeen, MD.
With 103 empty stone cars in tow, WE 6316 leads 3 other locomotives west as they cross over River Styx Trestle just east of Medina.
A CITX leaser guides an eastbound manifest into Cumberland Yard.
CSX Q418 travels over doodletown bight as kayakers look on after a friendly horn show. Notice the two different types of numberboards on the SD40-2.
May is traditionally a good month to enjoy the extended daylight and grab #107....before the storms of summer take over the skies more often than not.
Pausing for a bit the mixed freight train waits for the circus train to clear.
Late in the day, a westbound Santa Fe freight drops downgrade as it approaches the east portal of Tunnel 2, on the grade to Tehachapi. In the distance, an eastbound Santa Fe freight---which has ju... (more)