CSX Hotshot train Q003 highballs westbound with 4 units lash up wasting no time at doing track speed.
Veteran 7807 is on the point of this long and heavy freight that was crawling by the Foley overlook. By the time the train hit Philson, it stalled and had to wait for a helper from Cumberland to ... (more)
As the sun begins to set we see CSX train ID Q-259 as it heads West through Akron while being lead by another veteran locomotive the 364
Veteran Locomotive 7840 Leads a second section of the Q355 through Downtown Akron on a warm sunny day
"South Kearny SW50-2"
On a cold and quiet night in January the South Kearny yard switcher sits at the far east end of the Tropicana Lead waiting for the next round of s... (more)
The EMD SD40 series model looks great on any train and tonight's Q282 was no exception. The 8360 was built for the C&O almost 48 years ago in April of 1969 and still finds itself moving freight. ... (more)
A loaded ethanol heads south with some CN power mixed into the lashup, including a wide body Dash 8.
Going at a moderate pace this southbound merchandise train glides through this picturesque town in the Bluegrass. They will soon pass the shops and facilities of TTI.
The lines of the basis 40 are somehow more pleasing to me than the -2 version. So put the -2 goodies into the basic carbody and you have one of my all-time favorites, this one rebuilt by MK.
These days they seem to be easing around on switchers and locals but back then the best unit ever built was charging down the main trailing a little railfan potpourri and roaring like lion. This ... (more)
A fresh looking SD70MAC leads autorack Q227 through Berea, Ohio on an unbelievably warm mid February afternoon.
You don't see a consist like this on coal these days. Tucked way to the rear is a leased Santa Fe GE.
It is a verdant spring and it seems as if the coal will roll south forever. Just another hauler eases of the throttle as he approaches the stop at the lumber yard, now the drugstore sitting besid... (more)
Hard to imagine that some of these are 27 years old, ancient for a GE.