CSX eastbound coal train
CSX Q301 basks in the morning sun in CP Zoo. Through a sea of obstacles, obstructions, and catenary, the train is seen in a small window of shooting space surrounded by passenger railroad trackage... (more)
On a sunny Sunday while traveling to the tracks, my friend gives me a call and tells me that Q439 has the MCVX Safety Train! The train included a caboose, some passenger cars, some freight cars, ... (more)
On a warm January day, I found this new spot hidden behind the old waste facility in northern Dayton. A nice looking veteran dash 8 leads the train south on the busy Toledo main.
Shadows of Modern Technology This classic trademark could be found with any older signals all over the country 20 years ago. But today, codeline and the signals that it went hand and hand w... (more)
As late winter snow squalls leave a fresh layer of dry powder in the bottom of the Gorge at Quinnimont, an assortment of power idles east of the yard office and former sight of C&O's QN Cabin. Whi... (more)
The U777, a new train to the Mountain Subdivision, meets E716-06 in the rain.
CSX 4710 leads a southbound autorack train through Hartselle.
Probably The Best Thing About Being At Selkirk Yard Is There's Always Something Moving, And On Nice Days Like This One, Sunsets Are Beautiful Over The Yard, Here Is Y302 Pushing A Cut Cars Back To... (more)
While on my way to pick up a friend at the Glen Rock Station he informs me of CSX Q161. He told me Q161 cleared CP5 so I knew my chances of seeing it were slim! Then after picking up my friend w... (more)
I call this one "The salute of the conductor!". This conductor, my friend Lorence Toutant, is also a railfan and a RP contributor!
Great start to a beautiful day as we duck into Pool Point to catch a view of pushers already working hard on this SB coal drag entering Breaks Interstate Park.
Illuminated by a combination of moon light and artificial flash, C&O's CW Cabin stands guard, once guiding movements through the busy interlocking on the west end of Hinton's former Lower yard. Th... (more)
As the sun begins to set on a mild May evening, there is still plenty of action in Selkirk yard. Which include a yard job, an automotive train, and a manifest just on this side of the yard alone.
CSX 653 on a steep grade holds the tail end of a unit train floodloading under the former Massey Energy (now Alpha) loadout near Logan WV.