A CN with a missing digit and a British Columbia unit lead the CSX Montreal to Selkirk train down the Selkirk Branch. The train is crossing the Normans Kill only a few miles out of Selkirk Yard wi... (more)
NS 11J heads westbound through Mexico, PA with the hills in the backround.
This empty ethanol train is bound for interchange with the Dakota and Iowa at Sioux City. The train came off the NS at Chicago, IL, and the power ran thru. This set of power will stand for a loade... (more)
Rolling into Jasper Yard.
While waiting for P901-20 to arrive, a set of locomotives, including a former RailAmerica/Florida East Coast SD70M-2, back towards their train at CSX's Tilford Yard. The busy Midtown skyline is se... (more)
NS manifest rolls through 328.5 with the EMD SD70M-2 class leader
With the economy slowing down, trains have been either getting cut or getting somewhat shorter, and rail yards a bit empty. CN 149 rolls down track two by Aldershot with 9,007 ft on the drawbar bo... (more)
297 heads west from Moberly at the Pea Ridge crossing.
Head on on the transfer track. CN 527 has an SD70M-2 leading a pair of GP9's (CN 8935, CN 4140 & CN 7224) as it heads west towards Taschereau Yard on the transfer track.
NS 2756 switches a cut of coal cars long hood forward just as night begins to fall near Hill's Fuels coal yard just outside of Andover Yard.
CN 8886 holds at Frankfort with a westbound manifest. The crew was run out of time here, and the train will sit until a recrew can get out to it.
After loading at Paragon as U55, NS SD70M-2 2756 switches the former Interstate Andover Yard long hood forward. This engine was MU'ed with NS 1142. When U55 was finished loading, U49 used 1142 an... (more)
Heading to the U.S. and coming back. CN 324 at left has CN 8943 and 33 cars behind it as it passes CN 529 at Turcot West. CN 324 is bound for St. Albans, VT and CN 529 originated on Norfolk... (more)
A set of big EMD units leads Conway-Birmingham train 169 south through the small town of Landis on a humid June evening.