a Louisville and Indiana brakeman climbs off his train to reset the switch
The second leaser I shot this day. It felt like 2005, not 2015.
Delays from both trailing units dying allowed me to catch this train in daylight. I had low expectations, but a drink of water from the Ringgold Fire Department revived bluebird CEFX 3176 and the... (more)
Winter is dull, lack of color til the CSX Q366 Rounds the curve at mile 21 with a bright shiny CEFX Bluebird SD40-2R brightening up the day as there destination is just a few miles away.
CSX Reroute K485 coming into Piscataway
CEFX 3173 & NS 9852 lead an unusual looking 205 across the Portage Bridge on a brilliant Winter afternoon. 205 is usually an intermodal & autorack train, but this 205 was a combination of mixed fr... (more)
Macon, GA to Elkhart, IN freight train 174 passes a barn just north of Bellevue, OH as a CEFX 90MAC leads the train on a sunny winter morning.
A colorful trio of lease units lead train Q525-18 south of Elizabethtown,KY on a sunny April afternoon.
Two veteran SD40 work hard to get there 8000 foot train over the hill just out side of Greencastle as they make there way west to St. Louis
CSX Q617 enters home rails after traversing part of NS's Griffin District at East Point.
An ex Southern Pacific SD45 leads CSX manifest Q617 (Atlanta,GA - New Orleans,LA) through Fairburn.
CEFX gets an escort as it is repositioned in the BNSF engine servicing yard.
CSX train K837 awaits a new crew on a bitter cold night in Dyer, IN. CEFX SD40-2 7092, a former BN that is still wearing its original Cascade green paint and markings, is in charge.
On a snowy day a pair of leased GEs spot ore cars on the Lake Superior & Ishpeming dock. The CEFX units represent some of GE's most modern technology while U25C No. 2501, the only U25C saved, repr... (more)