EMD's are always a treat, especially SD40's like this one. CSXT Q380 lead by CEFX 3168 over Stone Rd. This engine sounded great powering up after stopping for some time.
With a 259 running North in the morning, the D14 local turn to Taylor was forced to use power that came off that days 38T which featured a nice set of clean CP EMD's - a rare sight on this particu... (more)
Originally L&N, built in the Family Lines era and one of the few that had a high headlight.
The air is crisp and dry, shadows are deep and the leaves are poised to....leave as this northbound freight negotiates just another curve. On the other track hoppers carry the mineral wealth of a... (more)
The Helpers come back down Crawford Hill.
Four locomotives landed on 226 today, seen here approaching the tidewater in St. Augustine. The Champion scheme is very popular with fans.
NS local job GZ21 passes through Oakland Junction with a pair of SD40-2s, ex BN and N&W respectively.
The overcast skies that haunted Cleveland all day cleared off to the west just in time to provide some golden lighting for 67W at Battery Park.
With the Reedsburg Local in tow, Wisconsin & Southern SD40-2 #4009 (ex-MILW #199) trundles along former mainline of the Chicago & North Western Railroad near Lodi, Wisconsin. Far removed are the ... (more)
The Chamblee to East Point turn, P76 makes it's way through Atlanta, Ga. as drifts under the State Capital.
A H4 SD40-2 trims the bowl at Northtown.
A lone SD40-2 is seemingly swallowed by freight cars in BNSF's primary Twin Ports yard.
What to do instead of sit in rush hour traffic? Shoot some EMD's that's what! An admiral cab SD40-2 leads the Chamblee - East Point turn into the setting sun and sounding good as they work up the ... (more)
A double rarity, FEC 226 with two champs, with a long hood forward leader and about 4-5 hours late on the normally on time FEC. Suspect one motor failed and they had to swap.