Prior to the passage of NS 955 with the N&W 611, hot UPS intermodal train 213 rockets South.
CSX Q711 crawls through downtown Columbus, OH on a warm June morning.
Street Running Surprise
While Augusta's 6th street was on the list for the big trip, this bit of street running was unknown to me prior. While we were hanging out at the Salisbu... (more)
Soo Line on the Soo Line These two former Soo SD60's are in about run 5 as they shove this ballast train through the tipple at Dresser Trap Rock, Inc. Without a digital speedometer, the eng... (more)
Soo Line on the Soo Line: No your eyes do not deceive you, that is the actual grade of the track leading out of the tipple on the North side. By the time you are loading the last car, you a... (more)
On a late winter evening, the snow has just started to fall as the westbound mixed freight 15T climbs the grade and knocks down the classic Norfolk & Western CPLs at Schuleen with a former Conrail... (more)
A tri-window SD60M dedicated to Roger Buchanan for his commitment to safety at the N. Little Rock, AR shops leads a train out of the Topeka, KS yard headed to Kansas City.
A trio of SD60 variants lead southbound loaded rock local G10 by Macon Junction. The train came off the Madison District from Postell, GA, and then got on the Savannah District to come into Macon.... (more)
After picking up 103 cars for Bellevue, NS freight train 145 heads west passing under the NYC signal bridge at MP 205 in Elyria with a rare Union Pacific EMD SD60M on the point.
Iona Island Trestle
In brilliant afternoon light a loaded oil train heads South on the CSX River Subdivision. Powering the train is a rare CP SD60M along with three GE variants... (more)
A classic Ex-Conrail widecab EMD leads a slop freight south nearing Roddy. This train had a straight shot to Chattanooga all the way from Emory Gap.
NS 6782 leads the power for NS 192 back into Andrews Yard after turning their engines on the wye. Here, they're cresting the grade out of University of South Carolina campus at Whaley St.
A winged triclops (UP 2392, ex-UP 6237) leads CN 529 on a beautiful winter morning.
NS on CP. SD60M NS 6765 & SD60 NS 6684 are stopped at CP's Lasalle Yard with CP 930 in April 2008, presumably because CP's bridge over the St-Lawrence Seaway is up. At this point in time, C... (more)
A winged triclops in Montreal. A rare for Montreal UP SD60M which has had the UP wings added to its nose (UP 2392, ex-UP 6237) is leading two NS Dash9's (NS 8978 & NS 8992) on CN 529 as it ... (more)