Western Ave Chicago/Glendale train 69 has stalled in the depression on the line to the northside in front of the Harley-Davidson plant. The train has an SD45/FP45 for power. An MP15 from the Glend... (more)
The Beaver Cove job rolls south of Siding 3 on it's way to Woss and Camp A to drop off empty skeleton log cars and pick up freshly cut loads. The Western Forest Product's Englewood Railway is the ... (more)
A former BNSF switcher now works daily shuffling grain and scrap metal cars around the Great Western Malting silos in Vancouver. Apparently, the aging locomotive was built for the Northern Pacific... (more)
Most of the Little Kanawha's fleet sits at their industry. The 1205 is former Norfolk and Western (as evidenced by the black), while 1147 is speculated to be of Missouri Pacific heritage. Who woul... (more)
WC SW1200 #1236 awaiting its next assignment.
After switching scrap gons at Omni Source in Legion Street Yard, ETRY 214 crosses an original Clinchfield bridge in Johnson City, Tennessee on it's way to the CSX interchange. East Tennessee Rail... (more)
With ex-Soo caboose 091, the Mineral Range's National Mine job shoves northward for Ishpeming with traffic from the explosives plant.
Nucor Steel's Darlington Mill in Floyd, South Carolina, is actually about 20 miles north of Darlington, SC. One of the plant switchers there is SW1200 #05. Built by EMD in March 1955 as Northern... (more)
BDRV 1202 heads south to Ringoes to pick up two empty freight cars before returning back to the BR&W Interchange.
Passenger service returning to Quakertown?! Nope, just SPAX #51, an ex MILW SW1200, picking up two SPAX Comet cars from Lansdale Yard on September 11th, 2015.
In a few months Con Agra 1134 (new to the database) will be 50 years old, quite an achievement these days when other engines a fraction of its age reach the end of useful life and are scrapped bef... (more)
Growing up on the Grand Trunk Western gave me an appreciation for the versatility of the SW1200RS. Here an ex-Central Vermont unit leads an ex-CP SW900 and an old Rock Island hopper.