A scene that will never be repeated ever again at this point. After the conductor has manually lined the switch for the train the Tennessee Valley Authority Widows Creek (TVA) train CSX N087-26 is... (more)
The sun has set in the western sky as a fast moving eastbound Z-Train led by Union Pacific ES44AH No. 8155 with a new North Platte crew races around the big curve at Archer Hill east of Cheyenne, ... (more)
The sun hides behind clouds as a fast moving eastbound Z-Train led by Union Pacific ES44AH No. 8155 races down Sherman Hill on Track 2 along Frontage Road and I-80 east of Granite, Wyoming on Dece... (more)
Passing by a busy Tilford Yard, an ethanol train along with a loaded coal train wait for a signal to proceed. Getting the jump goes to the coal train, as it throttles up slowly creeping up to spe... (more)
Before Q647 comes into sight, the deep rumble of its lead locomotives GEVO prime mover greets me as it releases its horses to pull the slight grade into Roanoke. Entering a sharp curve, wheel fla... (more)
After getting a new crew at Speer, the hot Denver, Colorado to Salt Lake City, Utah Z-Train eases down the Borie Cutoff and will enter the mainline here at Borie, Wyoming for the trip up Sherman H... (more)
CSXT 3148 & CSXT 7347 lead an 85-car CN 327 as it roars through Dorval Station at a furious pace.
Have to thank the sun gods for this one....30 seconds later this shot would've been cloudy, Q161 with 2 GE's running elephant style hull westbound in great light.
CSX grain train G650-12 heads south at milepost 94 of the Saginaw Subdivision in Romulus, MI. The cantilever signal here protects the north end of double track as well as the crossing of the NS D... (more)
CSX intermodal train Q009 heads west under the signal bridge at Lake City, PA.
Grandview at any time of year is breathtaking, even more so in the fall. This year however, it seemed Grandview wasn't as "grand" as it could've been. Color seemed to be lacking, as a ho... (more)
The Golden Hour
CSXT 899 leads a coke train across the bridge in Homestead, Pa.
CSX Conductor Freyer has just give a big wave as they have passed by the Cane Creek road crossing on their way to assist a loaded northbound coal train in Pennington Gap.
Phosphate empties travel enroute to Mulberry, FL through Standing Rock behind a recently painted GEVO locomotive. Passing a signal much older than it, it's a shame that this US&S Searchlight Sign... (more)