MTY's, MTY's, MTY's, as far as the eye can see. Good to see a little activity in the Paintsville Yard (finally). Also, a CR train can be spotted in the their midst, along with, at about 10;00 o'cl... (more)
Westbound trailers pass MP 208 at Mance. Even at this early September date, a bit of fall color is already evident.
An eastbound crosses Wills Creek at the east portal of Falls Cut Tunnel. View from creek level shows some of the masonry from an earlier bridge across the creek.
An eastbound freight rounds a rock outcropping a short distance east of Falls Cut Tunnel.
Rarin' to go: A six pack of Minturn helpers are cut-in to an eastbound manifest and ready to shove up the Eagle River canyon and into the high country across Tennessee Pass. What a piece of railro... (more)
Looking odd at first sight, a huge pile of crossties come rolling down the mainline with a gentlemen seemingly perched on top of them... In actuality, a CSX MAC truck is traveling in reverse with... (more)
Conrail's FJ10 is usually only seen either on the NEC or Eddington Industrial Track, but alot of people are unaware right before they go up north on the NEC to Eddington they work a small stretch ... (more)
The Unit Train is headed north into the mine at Ray just before sunset.
The pushers on westbound Q317 pass the tower at Viaduct Junction in Cumberland. The two tracks to the left are the ex-B&O's old main line to the west.
While I have taken more than a few shots from this location of passenger trains this is the first freight I have managed to catch crossing one of the most iconic bridges on the Alaska RR. And it a... (more)
An eastbound mixed freight splits the signals at NA, located between Mance and Philson, as the train stretches out along the contour of the mountain side.
A long end leading CN 9579 heads west with a short mixed train through Acheson, near Edmonton.
NS at URHS: GP40-2 #3010 sits at the siding leading into the United Railroad Historical Society's West Boonton Yard during the URHS's annual Railroad Museum [for a day] event in Boonton on ... (more)
Conrail Shared Assets local YPMO-R1 heads off for A.E. Staley on the former Pennsy "Old Line" as the power for Conrail Shared Assets local BS02 sits on the Amtrak Northeast Corridor brid... (more)