On a cool, summer, night along Arizona's high country, the milky way is shining bright over the dark sky. In the mist of the peacefulness of a quiet desert, a BNSF intermodal train slowly rolls up... (more)
HXD1D type passenger electric locomotive produced by CSR Zhuzhou electric locomotive factory of China,Travel on the Beijing Kowloon Line.
The hot westbound afternoon "Bird" rolls into Clinton and is a 1/2 mile from the crew change. This train is the Global 1 in Chicago, IL, to Brooklyn Yard in Portland, OR. The train is se... (more)
Eastbound Stockton Z-train passes the intermediates signals located at MP 123 on the Chilli Sub. These signals are out in the middle of now where between Wilbern and Chillicothe. Not too many of t... (more)
Sometimes a guy will see EMD-ACe power alittle bit here and there on intermodal trains, but not a real common thing with all the GE's. Here a lone SD70ACe bring up the rear end of this massive Log... (more)
The BNSF is working on replacing what's left of the ex-Santa Fe style signals east of Galesburg. Here the Stockton, CA, to Willow Springs, IL, Z-train blast by MP 171 and a pair of classic ex-Sant... (more)
I know it is the standard GEVO orange parade under the classic Santa Fe signals that goes on all the time....but one of these things is going away here real soon unfortunately. The signal gang is ... (more)
A Chicago to LA Q-train rolls thru the mist at the crossovers at Yost in East Galesburg. Yost is located at MP 173.7 on the BNSF Chillicothe Sub and currently is the western most control point wit... (more)
Blowing Smoke: M&E 19 belches out smoke as it crosses the Rockaway River during a photo run and excursion for members of the Tri-State Railway Historical Society.
Empty coal train NS 827 rolling west through Glenvar in the early morning light
With a big wave from Conductor Bill Hatrick on the rear-paltoform of the private car Tioga Pass, Amtrak 14 departs Simi Valley with the two private cars bound for Oakland as they carry a special c... (more)
NS 65W with the Katy heritage unit, a rare catch in Virginia, sandwiched between two UP locos heading back west to home rails with an empty ethanol train.
Racing into a searchlight sunset. With the sun having just dipped behind the costal overcast, Amtrak 14 races northbound toward its next stop of Oakland as it thunders past a still-active, ... (more)
CSXT ES44AH 3153 leads a loaded coal train west through Lake Station Indiana on the former NYC Michigan Central Porter Branch.
RJC High Hood GP9 #9005 is seen here resting for the weekend at Olive Branch, MS.