Westbound IAIS 505 races by the old Rock Island depot at Marseilles, IL
Two BNSF "toasters" lead a westbound empty scrubber stone train headed for Mt. Vernon, KY. There, it will load on the southern (eastern) stub of the former L&N Lebanon Branch. This is th... (more)
3 units with a NS in the second spot lead this Northbound Z downgrade near Caliente in the early morning.
Railfans gather to get a shot of a BNSF train as it passes by the San Bernardino Railroad Days event.
An empty oil train rolls around the curve along the Wenatchee River just east of Monitor, WA as the apple blossoms reach their prime. The lead unit is nearly PR imagery, but the trailing Dash 9 ha... (more)
Two BNSF "toasters" lead a DIT CSX B40-8 on a westbound empty scrubber stone train headed for Mt. Vernon, KY. There, it will load on the southern (eastern) stub of the former L&N Lebanon Branch. T... (more)
Sometimes you get lucky. I ran out of a friends car (Samuel Thibodeau) and squeezed off just a single shot off befo... (more)
A hot westbound Z-train blast thru the crossovers at Lomax. This train is one of the few intermodal trains left on the Transcon with all trailers and no stacks. The train is passing a new look to ... (more)
Today's 471 train is combo with train 381 out of Dubuque. Here the train rolls thru Ft. Atkinson, MP 48. The head 95 cars are the 381 train that will setout at the Charles City ethanol plant. In w... (more)
The Chicago, IL, to St. Paul, MN, Z-train rolls west on the C&I in the evening. The train is 122 miles west of Chicago on the Aurora Sub.
A late running CBBI makes it way east to Blue Island, IL
CSX Transportation CSXT 5214 ES44DC at Howell yard Evansville Indiana December 31, 2013
CN 120 heads east through St-Hilaire with a trio of GE products (CN 2234, CN 2204 & CN 2604) pulling a long string of containers bound for Halifax. When it passed one of the horns was stuck in the... (more)
Southbound stack train slows to stop at MP 43, as three northbounds are due.