This is the first locomotive modified by Ferrosur Roca railway. It is a hybrid between General Electric U-18C (chassis, bogies, traction motors, fuel tank) and EMD (body shell EMD GP-35 ex Chesape... (more)
Late in the day, a southbound BNSF molten sulfur train meets a northbound UP headed up the Duncan Sub.
A coal load roars southward as other action swirls around it at Tower 55.
Empty train ascending the steep slope that begins at the station Montandon, and passing through the first tunnel. This train goes to Potrerillos Plant, where then loaded with sulfuric acid. Then, ... (more)
NS 956 Office Car Special is about two miles from the "Barn" and arrival back home in Altoona, after a week
out on the road touring the Pan Am Railway in Massachusetts.
On August 22, 2011, Pan Am Railways and Norfolk Southern combined their business trains at Ayer, MA and ran west to Mechanicville, NY so that the railroads' executives could view the progress of t... (more)
DL&W #664 leads a passenger special past Mattes Tower en route towards Moscow, PA and eventually, Tobyhanna.
The "Tren del Hierro" up from Los Colorados Mine to the port of Huasco. The train is pulled by two locomotives EMD GR-12 but on the stretch of steep slope that is between "Empalme Norte" and "Km 7... (more)
An A-A set of DL&W F's perform some switching maneuvers in the yard as dispatch watches from above at Bridge 60 Tower.
The weekly service to Socompa in Salar de Pocitos. This service was a freight train which was added to the two passenger cars and reached the international border with Chile, Socompa. The meter ga... (more)
The area around the tower is buzzing with UP and BNSF MofW workers on this March afternoon as a pair of UP gensets turns the corner and heads for Ney Yard.
NS F9A 4270 leads F9B 4276 roll eastbound past the old Boston & Maine JV Tower at Johnsonville enroute to Ayer, MA.
Running south on the Toledo Terminal, Q321 nears its destination of Stanley Yard as it curves past Ironville Tower in the evening light.
A CSX mixed freight passes the boarded-up tower at Carleton
The setting sun cast its rays on the WLE ore train heading west from Baltimore. This will be the last ore train for a while as the contract has ended. Also coming to an end is WB Tower. A new sign... (more)