Southern Sisters: Southern GP30 No. 2594 and SD40 No. 3170 rest in the yard at Grand Junction.
The CN obtained trackage rights between Duluth, MN and Chicago, IL on the Burlington Northern. DWP power was somewhat common, but getting a 3 pack of SD40's was not. 5906,5909,5903.
Not long after sundown, with NS 251 and 264 RoadRailers in the foreground, a lone SD40 brings CSX grain empties up one of the "passes" into Queensgate Yard.
An empty Utah Railway coal train is about to go through the tunnel at the end of east end of the Martin yard. The train will get it's load at the Wildcat loadout.
A Utah Railway coal train descends the Gilluly loop with a four unit set of MPI leasers. You can see the lower leg of the loop to the right.
CN 5108 leads another SD40 on a westbound grain train, rolling by an eastbound mostly vehicle train at Conrad siding along the Fraser River west of Cisco, BC. It always amazed me that CN could mov... (more)
Adam Farence Photo
NW SD40 1617.
NW SD40 1604.
Gone but not forgotten... As I looked through old slides today and found shots taken during this week from the 1980s and 1990s, I pulled this one as a memory to the Utah Railway that once hauled c... (more)
An eastbound Conrail train crosses the Schuylkill River at Titus, Pennsylvania. The train is on the “turkey trail”, a nickname given to the eastern portion of the Reading Belt Line. The Structures... (more)
Conrail Train ENBA (Enola – Baltimore) makes a daylight appearance on the massive Amtrak bridge over the Susquehanna River at Havre de Grace, Maryland.
A Chesapeake & Ohio SD40 and two Baltimore & Ohio GP9’s bring westbound empties out of Martinsburg, West Virginia.
Stacks at the west end of Matfield Green siding.
C&O For Progress!The second of two heritage schemed locomotives to be released by the CSX Huntington Locomotive Shops has escaped the paint booth and awaits finishing touches for pi... (more)