After its counterpart encountered engine failure earlier in the day prompting a power swap between NS 380 and a northbound coal drag to the north, NS 381 was placed in the siding at Nitro until cr... (more)
Idling on the mainline at Nitro, the Nitro-Institute overnight chemical turn waits for updated paperwork from the yard office before returning south to the large chemical complexes alongside the K... (more)
On a beautiful spring evening in the western suburbs of Chicago, a westbound Metra computer slices through the former CB&Q signals at CP Fairview, westbound on the BNSF Chicago Subdivision.
An assortment of retired locomotives sit in storage on the south side of CSX's Corbin yard along the former L&N from Corbin to Etowah. The stored locomotives included CSX's infamous SD40-2 No. 888... (more)
Virginian coal loads from the Southern West Virginia coalfields grind upgrade near Matoka along the former VGN mainline from Elmore to Princeton.
Over two dozen SD40-2's of various CSX predecessors sit in storage, basking in the late winter sun in the yard at CSX's Huntington Locomotive Shops. Many of the locomotives will ultimately be scra... (more)
Returning west to Farm from Bluefield, NS' Southern Railway heritage ES44AC glides through downtown Welch at track speed, as seen from a distant perspective alongside US-52.
Paralleling Loup Creek out of the New River Gorge from Thurmond, empties for the R.J. Corman mine at Pax catch the late morning sun near Thurmond.
An R.J. Corman employee surveys the derailment scene involving SD70MAC No. 4542 and approximately 8 loaded coal cars along the former B&O Shortline Subdivision near Clarksburg. A mudslide was the ... (more)
As thunderstorms build over the Ohio River valley near Maysville, an eastbound TTI drag under the power of a trio of -7's, interchanges with CSX at the small CSX/TTI interchange yard in downtown.
A pair of snow covered EMD SD40E helpers glide by the Cresson snow plow and servicing facility on their way back west toward Johnstown to assist an eastbound toward Altoona.
BNSF GE ES44AC No. 6384 leads a southbound loaded coal drag through Palmer Lake over the BNSF/UP Joint line.
A pair of Union Pacific SD60M's and a four axle Geep idle at UP's 36th Street Yard in downtown Denver on a crisp, January morning in the mile high city.