On the heavy grade of 2.2 % through the "Galgentobel" (gallows ravine) between Mörschwil and St.Fiden, the about 400 tons heavy 12 car train with B 3/4 # 1367 and A 3/5 # 705 in front, i... (more)
Fresh snow has once again fallen over Northeastern Pennsylvania as the Reading and Northern PNEX-01 heads up the Main Line through Tamaqua. With a recent influx of empty Crude Oil trains, for temp... (more)
A unique beautiful and perfectly organized large steam locomotive tour from Zurich around the Säntis mountain of "Steam Adventure Tours". Steam locomotive B 3/4 # 1367, a "Mogul&quo... (more)
A unique beautiful and perfectly organized large steam locomotive tour from Zurich around the Säntis mountain of "Steam Adventure Tours". Four cylinder compound express train steamlocomo... (more)
BNSF 8033 & 5508 shove on a westbound stack train.
BNSF 6643, 7084, 7528, & 7955 power an eastbound intermodal train.
With a fresh crew this eastbound manifest is on the move again.
BNSF 9673 brings up the rear of an eastbound coal train.
Since NS been using the Fort Wayne Line foreign power leaders is common. NS 66Z oil train with a trio of UP SD9043AC's brings it's train to the Cleveland Line.
Today the Central of New Jersey brought some color to the dreary landscape during this cold and snowy day on the Harrisburg East line today.
Photo by Shawn A Leightcap
"VAUGHN SUMMIT"15T approaches the summit of the grade between Front Royal and Shenandoah, VA at "Summit": where Vaughn Summit Road crosses just north of the interlocking for the siding.... (more)
BNSF 5920 & 6359 power an eastbound coal train.
ATSF 3759 was delivered in 1928 as a 3751 class 4-8-4 passenger locomotive. Originally a coal burning locomotive with 73-inch drivers, the fleet was converted to oil in 1936 and rebuilt between 19... (more)