The Maryland Midland Highfield turn continues west toward Thurmont after dropping off a flatcar at Keymar as the Sun rises to the East 90 minutes after daybreak on this cold and bright Winter morn... (more)
It's a balmy 14 degress with a light breeze blowing as the MMID brings out a set of hoppers after switching the plant. The street running down Fauquier Street ceased in 2007 but the new spur offer... (more)
I took my son sled riding and, lo and behold, there happened to be a rail line at the top of the hill! What a surprise!
Arriving after a run to Frostburg.
The other side of this sign says "Union RR." Remnants of the past, such as this one, are still in good condition along the NEC. You just have to know where to look. Photo taken on RR property w... (more)
Fall colors are still hanging on as this Northeast Regional puts on the brakes for BWI.
Q249-25 has just arrived at Jessup Yard, just behind the distant bridge, and is ready to push back into the yard (. In an unusual combination move, the train brings mixed freight out of Baltimore... (more)
Coming up the mountain long hood forward on the former Western Maryland East Sub, UBHF waits as CSX D795 on the Hanover Sub passes. UBHF will switch onto CSX trackage to drop off and pick up it's ... (more)
Rolling down the mountain after making its drop off and pick up from CSX, MMID's UBHF rolls by the tiny mountain hamlet known as Deerfield Station during the Western Maryland Railway days but toda... (more)
A trio of MMID GP38s head up the Union Bridge to Highfield turn on the Catoctin Grade. An old Western Maryland signal mast serves as a reminder that change is constant in railroading. Soon these l... (more)
A westbound intermodal train rounds the curve at Laurel on CSX's Capital Subdivision in the fall of 1996.
The Helper passes Viaduct Jct. Tower in Cumberland on a sunny summer evening in 1995.
After arriving in Union Bridge from Emory Grove (Glyndon, MD) the train pulled ahead to allow space to reverse onto the Hospital Track (for which the switch in the foreground allows access) to sto... (more)
Veteran SD40 4616, looking all beat up in its faded Chessie livery, works the yard at Cumberland one evening in August 1995.
Freight under the wires; heading down the Corridor to Baltimore