Passenger special from Chicago crosses the Mississippi river on the Sabula Drawbridge once part of the Milwaukee Road's Iowa Division.
WE 304 backs down to the east end of Rook to switch out some tanks while the former movie star AWVR 1206 now repainted into WE 6353 waits for a crew at the bunkhouse.
FEC extra train 141 heads south across the Crane Creek bridge with a welded rail train on a beautiful morning in Florida.
304 takes a short local back west across the Speers Trestle.
A Kansas City Southern local is northbound at Rosenberg, Texas, on March 15, 2013. It left Kendleton yard on KCS’s Rosenberg Subdivision, and is about to leave Union Pacific’s Rosenberg Sub., and ... (more)
Tire promoting a local car repair shop frames the power of the afternoon southbound train.
The old and the new...here CBRY 303 (2nd) is passing GP9 #206. The 206 is ex NP 244 and has been sold to a shortline in Illinois.
This is the ex ICE 4204 nee SSW 7268 making its third revenue run after being placed into service on Monday May 20.
On most other shortlines, this bridge might be considered a 'marquee' shot, but on the Wheeling's east end, its barely an after though. Having spent alot of time shooting some of the more famous l... (more)
Its hard to imagine that at one point this wild stretch of railroad saw upwards of 12 mainline freights a day, traveling at speeds of up to 50 MPH! Now adays, its equally hard to imagine what keep... (more)
The P&WV folded into the N&W system almost fifty years ago, but a handful of bridges along the line still carry the name of it's original owner. In the 'dead zone' between heavily the photographed... (more)
2 Wheeling units, in DRGW livery cross over the Parkway West on the former N&W trestle, still displaying most of the N&W railway sign, on their way to the relatively new Westland Branch.
The beautiful morning did not last long, just as the sun was fading due to ocean clouds blowing in, 224 rolls through the marsh. Sun angles will allow more shots up here soon.
LG3 cruises along Higway 62 just west of Rosine, passing Jerusalem Ridge - the birthplace of Bill Monroe and bluegrass music.
Seen here is SWP 4006 pulling some cars through the trench in PA.