CSX Q015 with a Kansas City Southern "Belle" enters the northern outskirts of Hagerstown, MD on the former Western Maryland Lurgan Line from the Chambersburg Terminal. The train is just ... (more)
A friend introduced me to the area over 20 years ago and now, I'll dance on your coffee table and sing that Neosho, MO to Siloam Springs, AR is the most scenic part of the KCS system.
An empty Brownsville, TX to Kansas City, MO grain train passes an recently repainted concrete milepost drifting down the north slope of Rich Mountain.
KCS 4845 leads train 680 thru some fresh snow in Franksville, WI on the ex-MILW C&M Sub on February 11, 2018.
A 149 car "M Train" is running 2x1 up Rich Mountain on a brisk November morning. Sheltered between the peaks, many deciduous trees have retained their leaves past Thanksgiving.
Fire prevention is important in Goodman, MO!
Running an unusual 2x3 DPU configuration, I was pleased the only non-Union Pacific locomotive was in the lead, seen here crossing the Elk river.
KCS sand train to Ash Grove cement plant in Ft Worth
KCS 4025 an EMD SD70ACE with another Belle of the GE variety more specifically a GE AC4400CW flies through Berea at track speed with a loaded ethanol train in tow.
KCS 4586 a GE AC4400CW leads a Intermodal Storage train on the Cleveland District at the Control Point known as Leavitt Road, this train would sit here for two weeks before the power would be cut ... (more)
This SB is moving quickly under one of KCS's high/wide detectors shortly after departing Heavener, OK. Rich Mountain, AR is just a few miles ahead.
Local power awaits the call next to the depot at Sulphur Springs, TX. The second unit is one of KCS's F7B slugs, which are identified by the lack of spark arrestors on the roof.
Top Ten of 2017. With 2017 in the books, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from the past year.3. The longest trip of the year was a week-long February vacatio... (more)