Mondays are always interesting around City Point. Today, there are numerous tracks out-of-service in the yard so both the Cemex Unit Train and City Point Local (915) are having to make extra move... (more)
Eastbound CP detour train diverging from the former FRVR/C&NW route to the former Soo Line route south of town.
ex UP 4177, nee MP 3177
A small patch of sun breaks through on a very gloomy day as an eastbound autorack takes the signals under a classic New York Central signal bridge
A northbound empty hopper train emerges from Callahan's Nose Tunnel at Roaring Branch, about mid-way between Appalachia and Big Stone Gap, VA. The Southern's Appalachia Division main crosses direc... (more)
Not quite three months after leaving the EMD assembly plant at LaGrange, IL, L&N SD40-2 number 3572 awaits a recrew at Appalachia, VA.
NS P61 with their 5 EMDs (3 SD40-2s and 2 GP38-2s) pull their train towards Salisbury and the junction with the S Line at the wye.
The local out of Dubuque to Manchester and back is doing work at downtown Dyersville. Here the local is working on picking up empty bulkhead flats off the house track as a local trucker loads his ... (more)
A pair of SD40's power this B38 local from Mason City, IA, to Nahant Yard in Davenport, IA. The local has a long list of local work they have along the way from Mason to Marquette today and will t... (more)
A pair of SD40's power this B38 local from Mason City, IA, to Nahant Yard in Davenport, IA. The local has a long list of local work they have along the way from Mason to Marquette and will take al... (more)
I figured I would have to go to South Dakota to see one of these renumbered IC&E SD40's. So far the RCP&E SD40's have been running all over the CP property on different trains. Here B39 sits in th... (more)
Hotshot #101 once again commands a classic set of power headed to Miami.
FEC #111 leaves Bowden Yard ahead of #107 on Sunday evenings, offering a "bonus" train during the long days of the year. The train makes stops at New Smyrna Beach, Titusville and City P... (more)
Looking more like the 1990s than 2012, four SD40-2s blast through the sag east of Glenwood with an eastbound train.
A couple SD40-2's move over the South Platte River from the Denver Yard.