On a gloomy winter day under threatening skies, the New York Central heritage unit leads train 38Q around the bend by the old Marion train depot and onto the siding to hold for two westbound train... (more)
Lots of "Johnnie B's" behind the locomotives, and will shortly pick up Norfolk-bound Ocean Boxes at the Virginia Inland Port
The UP 8680 leads an Norfolk Southern Maintenance of Way work train south on the Pumpkin Vine.
BNSF 8478 brings up the rear of an empty coal drag just north of downtown Castle Rock, CO. The DPU's are crossing over I-25, as seen from Rock Park.
Amidst the ever expanding urban landscape of Southern California the seemingly timeless sound of a hard working eastbound freight pierces the afternoon air in Redlands, CA on the western slope of ... (more)
A crystal clear morning and a clean EMD SD70ACe leader made the walk up onto the highway 77 viaduct in Fremont worthwhile. When I was attending college here 15 years ago, I was used to seeing nea... (more)
A pair of BNSF ACes lead a empty coal train west through Naperville. The commuter fence was knocked down last week by a minor derailment of a Metra train.
The sound of EMD's 710 diesel engine fills the air as two Kansas City Southern SD70ACe's Nos. 4187 and 4052 lead crude oil empties back to Wash, Utah as the train snakes through the s-curve in Coa... (more)
Early morning along the Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision near Palm Springs finds an eastbound stack train with a solid set of KCS power approaching the old SP location of Fingal, known as "Wi... (more)
The UP 1996 SP Heritage unit is leading L091-13 west across Ohio with power and cars combined from two L090's.
NS 1070, the Wabash heritage unit, leads stack train 218 through Thomasville, NC.
Cleaner and just better in every way Western (not Eastern) coal from the Powder River Basin lead by BNSF 8996, slows down for the C&O connection towards Michigan.
A pair of foreign tourists draws a crowd! Visiting Kansas City Southern SD70ACe's 4187 and 4052 head West on Union Pacific's Moffat Tunnel line out of Denver as a trio of on lookers snap some pict... (more)
A fresh dusting of snow adds a little variety to the passing of a coal train headed west on the Hannibal Sub.