A pair of RCPE SD40-2's on the MHURC 19 notch up after the conductor hopped off to get ready for a 40 car set out at South Dakota Wheat Growers in the small community of Highmore, South Dakota.
A classic massive unstable upper level low on spin control over the northeast this weekend. One minute a splash of sun the next torrent rains and dark gloom.
NS typically runs their Geometry trains the length of the FEC twice a year. Here is a return move, one that originally had us puzzled for sitting in Bowden Yard a week's time before moving south.... (more)
Although looking a bit tired, this SD40-2 which was built in 1981 for the AT&SF still retains its Bluebonnet paint.
CP's Montreal to Saratoga mixed freight makes a rare early evening SB appearance as it approaches it's Saratoga Yard terminus with one of the few active SD40-2's leading a former SOO SD60m (CP 625... (more)
Just when you thought it was an all-GE-show, FEC has been deploying all sorts of things on the thru-trains.
A trio of blue and yellow RCPE SD40-2's on the LBFRC 20 are in control of another train of bentonite clay creeping through Rapid and past the School of Mines nearing the Rapid City Yard.
One of the only two belle unit SD40-2 units pulls the NB local over Black Creek in Brooklyn, MS
Northbound NS P90 blasts out of the dip at Liberty, SC. The Traber signals are in the background.
On the West lead at the Honda Road & Rail Vehicle Hub in Talladega, AL, two sets of loaded autoracks (to the left) wait to be transported to their destinations. Meanwhile, an Ex-Burlington Northe... (more)
NS SD40-2 6137 leads a empty coal train south along the Kankakee Belt just south of St. John. Very unusual to see a SD40-2 leading a coal train in 2017.
New England Central Railroad train 323-27 is seen northbound across the Sugar River trestle, crossing the namesake river and New Hampshire Route 12/103 with NECR SD40(T)-2 3317 leading SD40-2 (SD4... (more)
CITX 3091, CMQ 9023 & CMQ 9020 take apart CMQ 1 at the western entrance to Farnham yard.
Q382-21 with 7 locomotives in tow, heads east through Palmyra, NY.