B&O GM50 Newcastle, PA. July 10,1978. Perhaps the most distinctive unit on the Chessie roster was GM50. Delivered as part of the initial order of GP40-2's, it was painted to commemorate GM's 50t... (more)
FEC 920 rolls through Stuart Florida
Florida East Coast EMD GP40-2 No. 432 leads a small mixed freight south along the FEC main at St. Augustine.
NS P07 pulls loaded coal cars into UNC Chapel Hill's Cogeneration Facility.
In Broad Pass, Alaska on December 22 I wouldn't say there are a lot of possibilities for train photos. With the limited daylight hours let alone sunshine not to mention the scarcity of trains, it ... (more)
Union Pacific 1335 has a rather unusual looking locomotive behind it. Union Pacific 3994 now has a SP nose painted on it, the UP shield and markings have been painted over, and the words "So... (more)
Very unusual in two aspects, odd lashup of power and running 8 hours late. It did make for a good birthday present, though I hate for the trains to be late, which is very rare on the FEC.
Following, 109 FEC 920 works south. This local works Mon - Fri with Tue / Thu trips south of Ft. Pierce and northward the other three days.
Rain is falling as work train W031-19 passes through Murfreesboro on its way south.
With about 5 minutes of evening sunlight left, BNSF 1933 (SD40-2) heads from the Denver Yard to the engine servicing facility.
"Squeezing into Dover"
Cane 1 rumbles through downtown Clewiston as smoke rises from cane fields being set alight in the distance. The burning of cane fields is part of the harvesting process.