NS power lugs an intermodal train uphill in a heavy snow squall.
NS helpers lean hard into an eastbound in a heavy snow squall. I love the snow! The SD40-2's no long push trains on this mountain.
Racing towards DC. The Pope Creek coal train can be seen in the distance. The AEM-7's were strong then but the years would be numbered on the reliable "Swedish Meatballs".
The uncommon pope creek coal train sneaks through during a break in the action.
Rolling into the station.
In the snow
Every picture tells a story. Today it's the balmy 16-degrees and 15-20mph wind that this Switchman is working in despite the sunshine. He was really walking swift between car moves as the train... (more)
Coming towards me with Brakeman "in tow" this train will back up into the siding to drop the hopper for the Ann Arbor RR to grab later today or tomorrow. For a comparison see photo 220777 from E.... (more)
NS power lugs tonnage up track # 3. Yes the train in the background is the same as in the front.
The first Dash 9 with the new NS scheme lugs an intermodal uphill in a heavy snow squall in Casandra PA. The snow only lasted a few hours, but was enough for this snow lover from Fl.
NS train rolls downhill on the west slope. Temp hovered around 5 at noontime.
Pushers shove hard on the rear of a manifest freight on this very cold day.
Amtrak regional racing towards DC
Amtrak #911 leads a train bound for warmer climes. This photo was used with my permission in a presentation on the floor to Congress to help make the point for investment in rolling stock.
An Acela blasts through Seabrook. A few traces of winter can be found on the ROW.