CSXT locomotive 288 west with train U10908 passes through Crozet.
When it was initially painted in 2003 to honor the B&O anniversary, the original anniversary number on the banner was 175 since the B&O began construction in 1828. As another decade has gone by s... (more)
Looking elegant as they round a curve into town, a pair of EMD 6 axle locomotives lead A746 towards West Point this afternoon. The local will soon tie down for the evening as the crew brings the ... (more)
After a day of unloading crossties, a couple of EMDs cool off in the Roanoke siding on a cold night. Tomorrow will be another day with the same duties until all the ties have been removed.
After a meet at CP 43 along the west shore of the Hudson River, CSX EMD SD60I 8728 and EMD SD50-2 8616 are southbound on a short freight.
A face only a mother could love! CSXT 3001, a rare BQ23-7, brings a transfer run thru Blue Island, IL in November of 1991.
Time for some replacements.... Paint spots sporadically line the rail indicating that the crossties beneath them are due to be replaced with new ones.
Working on Hell Gate. After donning my PPE and getting a job safety briefing, my intent was to photograph Amtrak trains crossing the historic Hell Gate Bridge - this, however, was the first to sho... (more)
On January 12, 2011, CSXT GP40-2 #6218 switches in Troy, NY during a snowstorm. Up until the 1950s, Troy was quite the railroad town, at one point hosting over 100 trains a day from the New York ... (more)
CSX 57 sits in the house track in downtown Pennington Gap awaiting a crew to push the freshly loaded Benedict coal train.
CSX 735 witha loaded Benedict train sits tied down across from Leeman Field in Pennington Gap.
Light engines passing a stopped loaded coal train along the James River
Brand new CSXT 7909 passes the railfan perch on the Sand Patch Grade near Glencoe, PA in June of 1993.
CSX 411 leads the empty trash train up the 1% grade between Meads Station and Summit on the former Lexington Subdivision to Winchester. This operation was in it's waning days at this point, as af... (more)