An intermodal from Englewood heads through Cabezon as the last light of the day makes it glow. This was the fourth time we caught this train that day, having shot it hundreds of miles east at Dome... (more)
Looking like a western coal train, Norfolk Southern train 788 for the Wateree power plant in South Carolina comes through Columbia, South Carolina with solid Union Pacific power.
An intermodal from Englewood heads through Fingal in Whitewater on its way to Long Beach. This was the second time we caught this train that day, having shot it hundreds of miles east at Dome Vall... (more)
It’s not every day that you see a one car train with three units for power in Utah coal country. It’s even more unusual when the train has a 4 axle GP40P-2 leading. There were only 3 of this model... (more)
The westbound trains are line up at the west end of UP Yermo yard. UP 3525 has just arrive with the VAN train while UP 3745 and UP 3606 wait for crews. SD40-2 units ruled the world of railroading ... (more)
An intermodal from Englewood heads through Fingal in Winterhaven on its way to Long Beach. This was the second time we caught this train that day, having shot it hundreds of miles east at Dome Val... (more)
Westbound coal empties at Gibbon,NE..
Last stop on our El Centro Hauler chase was Mecca where the train headed under the old cantilever signal bridge while we tried to figure out why the dirt was so spongey.
With a westbound Kansas and Oklahoma empty grain train in tow, UP 5606 rolls past the west end of the yard at Yaggy, which sits between Hutchinson and Nickerson on the former Santa Fe 5th District... (more)
UP 7879 leading the salad shooter train west thru Amsterdam,N.Y. after leaving Railex in Rotterdam,N.Y.
A little bit of Southern Pacific still exists on this bridge over the Salton Creek as the El Centro Hauler (a former SP job) heads west towards West Colton).
You can smell the paint on this beauty and that's why we chased. A nicely repainted UP AC4400CW leads the El Centro Hauler from the Calexico Sub to the Yuma Sub.
Westbound pigs at Gibbon,NE..
With a trio of Union Pacific motors on the head end, hotshot intermodal 212 trundles through Suwanee, GA, as the priority train heads towards Croxton, NJ.
A grain train for Los Angeles (that we would end up shooting again much later in the day in Cabazon, CA) passes through the most northern section of the Dome Valley row, being shoved on the back b... (more)