Carrying on the tradition of narrow gauge steam railroading along Eastern Oregon's Powder River, Engineer Eric Wunz is among the corps of die-hard volunteers who are the heart and soul of t... (more)
NS GE07 proceed on to East Point after letting a BNSF poweres coal train run ahead at Spring. Powering the train today are a GP33ECO/RPM4C set and 2 SD40-2s.
A westbound NS train bound for Birmingham passes a couple of Opelika landmarks; one well-known, one not so well known. In the distance is the Lee County Courthouse, probably the most prominent bu... (more)
Never Again: Three 1500's and a 1200 bring a TRRA transfer job across the Merchants Bridge headed for Madison Yard. Although TRRA has some nice new GP38 and SD40 rebuilds, and a great new p... (more)
Winter Storm Kayla is hitting Iowa hard with heavy snow and wind. Here a Global 1 to LA stack train fights the 40-50 mph head wind as they make their way west. The train has a single GE on the rea... (more)
BN SD40-2's 1706, 1915 and 1861 make a for a great trio in 2016. On a separate switch job, a quad of SD40-2's (Heritage 1's 1842/1967 and Cascade greens 1958/1937) await the next assignment.
CN 6013 leads 140 cars of taconite pellets southbound off Minnesota's Iron Range for the yard at Proctor, MN then down the hill to the ore dock at Duluth, MN and ultimately a steel mill once the s... (more)
BJRY S13 8711 sits in the industrial park in Rochelle.
The Refugee Train ... !
111 024 leads the daily special train for refugees. It goes to Freilassing, border station to Austria to pick up hundreds of people daily, which have been coming from the ... (more)
The daily Manchester Turn begins the day by putting their train together at Dubuque Yard. A large 51 car train heading out, and only 20 cars coming back. Once back to Dubuque, the cars get switche... (more)
A hot eastbound Z train with a pair of GECX in their usual trailing position reach Cajon Summit.
The back end of an empty ore train is about to pass through the only tunnel on this line at Elands Bay with 15023 at the back.
N&W #475 makes a flag stop at Groff's Grove.