After working Purina Pet Care Kitty Litter Plant at Lozeta and servicing the interchange with the SEMO Port Railroad at Capdeau Jct., UP Train LSI55 02 streaks back down the UP Chester Sub. toward... (more)
The Illmo Local, UP Train LSI55 02 has a monster train, sprinting along the UP Hoxie Sub. at MP 156.6, calling the EIC of the bridge gang ahead at Fisk to get through their Form B Limits.
After meeting 2 northbounds at Junland, the UP 7997 with the ALDAS 29 and UP 5206 and the OCFWI 28, UP Train LSI55 30 is easing into Poplar Bluff Short Yard is with a pair of Geeps, the leader hav... (more)
The engineer is "skinnin' her back" on UP Train LSI55 30 leaving a 25 MPH slow order on the UP Hoxie Sub. over the St. Francis River Bridge on its way to meet 2 at Junland. The cranes i... (more)
At 60 MPH, UP Train LSI55 30 bolts past the detector at MP 144.8 on the UP Hoxie Sub. on the way back to Poplar Bluff after meeting the MNLAS 30.
Locomotives: GMTX 2160, HLCX 1046
It can be difficult to comprehend the size of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Trains, massive in their own right, seem to to be dwarfed by the endless snow covered peaks of the Donner Pass Route. Uni... (more)
A trio of Grand Trunk Western Geeps are seen crossing the Cal Sag Channel as they pound the diamonds at Blue Island. Tom Golden photo.
South Shore's Belt Job rolls through Miller.
Smokin! Iowa 716 and 511 team up to lead an eastbound extra through New Lenox.
Looking right at home, BNSF 2334 moves cars around Lake Yard in NW Portland.
Yard Marshall At Work
After knocking cars around the receiving tracks, CSX Y124-19 with a pair GP38-2 now equipped with a Remote Control Receiver link up to the RCO operator &quo... (more)
Yet again another extra FEC 900 recreates a scene that was common in 1982.
A BNSF Yard Job is seen here working East Thomas Yard in East Thomas, AL. (Birmingham) with BNSF GP38-2 #2098 leading, still in the Burlington Northern (BN) cascade green paint scheme followed by ... (more)
"Car in the way at Manhattan Beer" New York & Atlantic's RS-20 waits for employees to move their coworker's automobile at the Manhattan Beer Distributors Industrial Track on the Bushwick Br... (more)