On the evening of October 6, CP 114 derailed here on the CP while entering the CN Bala (directional running zone) spilling a few containers.
A Charleston police officer takes his report of the derailment.
Shown is a wide angle view of the derailment scene this afternoon.
This was the lead unit of the IHJNS-28 that ran a restricting signal and rear-ended another intermodal train (ILBMNB-29) on the night of October 1, 2011. As the two trains collided, this locomotiv... (more)
A new electricity pylon has blown down across the main line at Saltley. Luckily it hit nothing, and nothing hit it. The photo was taken several hours after the event, and the top of the pylon has ... (more)
As seen at the south end of the yard, reportedly happening on Sept 11 @ 3PM according to local news.
VIA 75 rolls through a red flag at mile 36 on the Oakville Subdivision as foremen and engineers examine a 10 car derailment on the Aldershot Yard lead. An hour previous, 435 was making a reversing... (more)
Normally coming out to play only in the morning, shooting the Black Lick at night is a bit of a challenge. However, taking a look at the front truck on the 104 will provide some insight as to how ... (more)
HURRICANE/TROPICAL STORM IRENE AFTERMATH IN VERMONT: Mud and debris clutter the rails at this grade crossing in Sunderland, Vermont along Vermont Railway's Bennington & Rutland Subdivision ... (more)
HURRICANE/TROPICAL STORM IRENE DAMAGE IN VERMONT: This was the scene along Vermont Railway's Bennington & Rutland Subdivision at Danby, VT in wake of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene. Vermon... (more)
HURRICANE/TROPICAL STORM IRENE DAMAGE IN NEW YORK: This was the scene along Pan Am Southern's freight main at North Petersburgh, NY in wake of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene. Shortly after... (more)
HURRICANE/TROPICAL STORM IRENE DAMAGE IN VERMONT: The State of Vermont was absolutely devastated by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene. This scene along Vermont Railway's Bennington and Rutla... (more)
CRASH: The conductor flags his train as police and fire personel complete reports following an accident that took the crossing signal mast down. As you can see, the fire dept took the roof off of... (more)
Amtrak 176 sits damaged and alone in Portland after hitting a semi-truck earlier in the year. Here, it awaits transport back to Chicago on the Empire Builder.