It's 5 til 3, and all road traffic pause for the main event. CSXT 242 leads Q133 as it tip-toes right down the center of Main St. at LaGrange, KY. One has to wonder if the crews on the LCL enjoy g... (more)
3 grungy, orange Buffalo and Pittsburgh SD40-3's lead CSX N234 railroad westbound (geographically northbound) on the CSX Mon Sub at Elizabeth, PA. A heavy lake effect snow squall is passing throug... (more)
Perhaps the most obscure section of street running still in operation, which I didn't even know existed until we stumbled upon it during this outing. For 2 blocks in a mixed industrial/residential... (more)
Where the road meets the rails. Sunday's yard job on the South Shore Freight is seen running light down W 10th St in Michigan City.
South Shore service nears the downtown Michigan City stop.
Never-to-be-repeated street running on the old Western Maryland Railway through Chambersburg. Trains plied this route from 1881 to November 2, 2000. The tracks are gone today, but the right-of-w... (more)
MGA 2309 trundles down Main Street in West Brownsville in June of 1992.
High green on Tenth Street for Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District train 606.
NICTD train 503 is heading east on 10th street through Michigan City's residential district.
The Torrance Local heads over a small bit of street running that is a vestige of this line's one-time life as an interurban line. Heading down Vermont Avenue the train will soon turn back to its o... (more)
A westbound NICTD train exits the S curve on snow covered 10th street in Michigan City.
SB NS E25 has stopped in the middle of Hillsboro St. clear of all street intersections, and clear of the CSX ex-ACL switch which is against them, while the conductor walks ahead to line the switch... (more)
NICTD train 503 is street running at 11th & Pine near the southern shore of Lake Michigan on a sunny but very cold morning.
NS 191 passes the Augusta Museum of history with a pair of foreign leaders.
Street Running Surprise
While Augusta's 6th street was on the list for the big trip, this bit of street running was unknown to me prior. While we were hanging out at the Salisbury d... (more)