Oops! Somebody should probably tell the helper crew that you shouldn't put empty flat cars between the helpers and loaded lumber cars.
This is what is left of SD40-2 8877. It was on the K-959 went it hit K-960 head-on on 9/22/05. It was buried under a pile of gondolas and on fire.
Primed and lettered.
CN's G843 is Plowing plenty of snow across the Dubuque Sub today as seen in the photo they are just hitting small ones at speed at this point on the East end of Beth siding. They could of used a ... (more)
Last official run of IC steam power pulled by Mountain type #2613.
A decent array of power around the turntable in Cumberland.
The Glacier Discovery works north after passing the Girdwood Passenger station. Moments earlier a rainbow filled the Girdwood Valley but now dark storm clouds are shrouding the Chugach Mountains ... (more)
A temperature inversion traps steam from freshly baked taconite pellets close to the yard, creating an interesting effect on this cold -12F morning.
A little premature flying
I finally got the picture that I always wanted from Donner, although there wasnt quite as much snow as I wished. Needless to say I love it! Here the spreader is plowing snow moving east over the l... (more)
Via #85 hit this car at a road crossing dragging her over a kilometer down the tracks she was fatally injured
This train has 23 tank cars full of sulfuric acid. It has left the Potrerillos copper refinery around 9:00 am. The plant is very close. It is just a matter of about 10 kilo... (more)
Morant's curve from the other direction. It will be more than an hour before the sun, shining on the high peaks, makes it into the valley.
7079 is transported through the suburb of West Swan in Perth following a train collision on the Robe line in the WA Pilbara region.
Aftermath of the Carolinian derailment in Raleigh yesterday. A dumptruck carrying gravel drove around the gates and struck the front corner of P42 #69. See http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.ph... (more)