An extra move from Elkhart Lake brings empty Weston coal hoppers south through Whitewater and past the former Milwaukee Road depot destined for Chicago.
A 164-car loaded ore train, symbol PH-683-B, from Carol Lake, Labrador City, is enroute to Sept-Îles, Quebec with Quebec, North Shore & Labrador AC44CW #421 leading SD70ACe 514 over the Ashuanipi ... (more)
After sleeping on the ground atop a bluff overlooking the tracks, I was warned by a distant whistle. I knew that I'd have to run down in order to have a chance at a photograph. I barely made it ... (more)
CN GP9RM 7027 sits in the south yard in Joliet.
Swing bridge locked in place, lift bridge no longer lifts. AMT 1360 is pushing AMT 811 over what was once a lift bridge and beside a swing bridge that is locked in place along the Lachine c... (more)
"WHEN IT RAINS, IT POURS"
Rolling by the fertile farmlands of the Cumberland Valley, Norfolk Southern train 211 approaches Hagerstown, MD in a heavy downpour.
For this and o... (more)
Burlington Northern snowplow No. 972506 sits in repose next to a BN MofW 40-foot boxcar in the BNSF’s snow-covered yard at Essex, Montana, on February 28, 1997. Essex definitely got a lot of snow ... (more)
I found it amazing how fast a paint shop worker (carman by trade) could “stripe” a locomotive in the paint shop at Union Pacific’s Downing B. Jenks Shop in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Here, one t... (more)
A Metrorail green line service departs right behind an orange line service (look closely) ahead of it. Trains were bunched up, two trains every 20-30 minutes as opposed to every 10 due to MOW.
The quiet of a beautiful morning is broken momentarily by a BNSF grain train crossing the Clark Fork at Noxon.
NS 9848 leads a westbound intermodal through Chesterton.
An SD75I and SD40-2W on CN 323. CN 323 is returning from Vermont with SD75I CN 5743 and SD40-2W CN 5281 as it rounds a curve in Montreal West.
Backin' 'er down. The yard job pushes a string of freights down the ladder and into the yard complex.
Southbound ONR 214 rolls by a pair of old Searchlight block signals at North Bay's station. Since the decommission of the Northlander passenger service between Cochrane and Toronto in September of... (more)
A trio of Freight Australia G class locos pass yard pilots C505 and C508 at the Melbourne Freight Terminal.