Before Q647 comes into sight, the deep rumble of its lead locomotives GEVO prime mover greets me as it releases its horses to pull the slight grade into Roanoke. Entering a sharp curve, wheel fla... (more)
The northbound deadhead move of the Santa Train passes over Pool Point Bridge.
Local job C777 works Supreme Oil in Englewood, NJ at the north end of what remains in service on along the former Erie Northern Branch. The historic ex-B&... (more)
A couple of CSX GEs bring an empty unit ethanol train north from the city of Jacksonville, FL. There will be many more miles from here, before these tank cars get another fill up in Reynolds, IN.... (more)
A pair of light engines slide past the signal at Nora as they are on their journey from Dante to McClure to pick up a loaded coal train.
In 16 years living in Atlanta, this is the first time I've ever seen a train take the wye at the slide. The train is passing through a tunnel under NS and CSX tracks to the left and curving aroun... (more)
A New Orleans to Birmingham Manifest skirts the Alabama River in downtown Montgomery.
"Dash Two Parade"
As the setting November sun was settling into that prime spot in the afternoon sky a CSX L417 showed up at Ridgefield Park with a full compliment of E... (more)
"Northern Branch Local"
Slowly traveling south along the former Erie Northern Branch is the CSX North Bergen local job C777. On the eve of Thanksgiving they had a unusu... (more)
A long and well powered Chicago-Jacksonville intermodal passes through the new signals at Church Street.
A 147 car Birmingham, AL to Avon, IN freight slogs over the Cumberland River at 10mph.
A long Q532 carrying BNSF & CN blocks from Memphis drags through the Gulch, passing a kitschy antique shop and tied down G44120.
A freshly painted leader compliments the fall colors, crossing the Cumberland River and shortly entering Radnor Yard.
Heading Back to Browns - A locomotive runs light on the former RRRR mainline after delivering hoppers of plastic pellets to Mauser.
Q022 passes the Steaming Tender in Palmer, MA