A midday Trenton local slows for a stop at North Elizabeth while Amtrak KN702 runs east light. KN702, with Amtrak GP15D 579, is headed to Hudson Yard where the crew will pick up an out of service... (more)
U85 drifts down grade through Matoaka, WV with 100 loads for Duke Energy's Belews Creek power plant after cresting the top of Clarks Gap on a miserable September day.
It's a busy morning on the west side of Inman Yard as a Jacksonville,FL bound intermodal led by a pair of catfish takes the run-around, manifest #153 holds main 2 and intermodal #220 enters the ya... (more)
CN 148 with MPEX 666 (GO 666 once delivered) in tow descends the last quarter mile into Bayview Junction amid some fall colours. The train would eventually stall around Tansley requiring a shove f... (more)
There is a lot of activity in the 36th Street Yard as UPY 647 and UPY 691 (both GP15-1's) sort freight cars while UP 1817 (SD40N) and UP 5216 (SD70M) wait their turn.
Serayu train at Cisomang curve
In urban regions, obtaining a right of way for public utilities can require some creative engineering. This was the case when the Philadelphia Electric Company developed its 220 kilovolt system in... (more)
High hood GP38-2 #5089 shoves its train across Highway 29 onto an industrial spur that leads to William C Merideth Co. and Brentagg Mid-South.
Norfolk Southerns Veterans SD60E powers a TVRM excursion on its way back to Grand Junction from Cleveland,TN. The #4501 was sidelined earlier in the day due to complications with bad coal.
Southern #4501 negotiates around the wye that connects the A-Line to the I-Line while a trainmaster looks on
A Canadian flag seen through a 2-4-0. A Canadian flag is seen flapping in the wind on the other side of a 2-4-0 steam engine at the entrance to the parking lot at Exporail.
Freightliner 66614 leads a loaded cement train down the hill towards Grindleford station in the majestic and beautiful Hope Valley.
With 13,200 horsepower on the head end and another 12,800 on the rear U85 makes its way up the grade on the soon to be taken out of service former Virginian Railroad mainline crossing the curved t... (more)
SOU 4501 does the honors of leading NS 957 "Nancy Hanks Special" which ran from Macon, Ga - Tennile, Ga
A Valley Metrorail Electric M.U set heads north through downtown Phoenix, approaching Chase Field, home of the Arizona Diamondbacks.