Well....it's hard to frown at a mainline consist like this, even if the CSX was an unexpected "addition"....but it's been an interesting year so far with throwbacks every which way in Fl... (more)
After bringing a cut of cars down to the UP's Belt Yard, the TCW proceeds to drag a set of UP locomotives out with it, and back to their yard on a hazy winter afternoon.
Some nice fluffy snow is falling and there's not a GE in sight at the roundhouse in Willmar.
UP's Cache Valley Local glides along the old Del Monte spur to retrieve box cars loaded with steel cans in Smithfield, Utah. In the lead is a former MKT GP39-2 passing local farmer Don Thornley's ... (more)
Winston local has crossed over from the Freight Lead into the siding. This train works the industries along the main from Lakeland Junction to County Line Road....and makes a nice shot at these c... (more)
Paducah & Louisville train CC2 rolls through the sag in the tracks, coming into Vine Grove.
Getting shots on the GE Lead industrial spur used to be few and far between, and almost always at night....but in recent years, the Taft job assigned to TDSI for auto racks has expanded into worki... (more)
There is a friendly wave between crews as BNSF 2854 gets ready to switch tracks while BNSF 6377 brings an empty coal train into the Denver Yard.
GP39-2 #3931 is again on the point of KCT Train 311, sitting at the west end of KCS Knoche Yard at the North Main-Track 901 Crossover at Olive Street, waiting on Run 24 to clear up, who just had t... (more)
This is half the pair of Ex-UP GP39-2s that are assigned to the KCTL, which is the Watco Company that is the contract operator for the Kansas City Terminal Railway. They are pictured at Midwest Lo... (more)
The BNSF Tideflats job poses briefly for a ghostly portrait while it services a nearby oil refinery. The background is punctuated by the recently refurbished 102 year old Murray Morgan bridge, w... (more)
Still wearing the timeless "Bluebonnet" scheme and sitting under the big, blue sky known well out West, BNSF 2779 is resting between switching cars in Phoenix.
With the sun just starting to peak over the tracks, BNSF 2704 and Warbonnet 521 head to the Denver Yard to help sort freight.
ATSF GP 39-2 3667 arrives Palmer Lake on a beautiful