An eastbound stack train splits across the Sunset Route bound for Houston and beyond.
A northbound empty grain train gets rolling northbound after the curfew for Texas A&M's football game against Lamar expires as large thunderstorms brew to the south.
With a broken rail and heavy fog, the Chester Sub was at a crawl this morning. This north bound freight was moving at restricted speed past Ziebold Road. The fog is due to the nearby Mississippi... (more)
UP 5429 leads this NB freight through Bealville with un patched SSW 9647 in the lashup.
UP 8214 works up the gentle grade between Bena and Sandcut as it heads for Bakersfield.
Brand new UP 8214 leads this NB West Colton to Roseville freight near Bena in the Tehachapi's.
A solo railfan watches as an eastbound ethanol train with UP power symboled K648 rolls by on the CSX Cleveland Shortline Sub
The latest local power sets for frac sand traffic in Altoona, Wisconsin includes SD60Ms and a SD40-2. A few of these units sit and idle outside the depot as lightning and severe thunderstorms pass... (more)
UP 4693 & 6959 lead a westbound ballast train.
A Union Pacific manifest creeps westward along the Willamette River as it heads towards Albina Yard to wait behind an intermodal. The fourth unit is Ex. SP (now WRIX) 4404, which used to be a piec... (more)
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UP 5007, NS 2557, & UP 4199 lead a westbound manifest.
UP 8001 & 4981 lead a westbound intermodal train into the sweet evening light.
At the west end of Neff Yard in KC, MO, light BNSF power rolls west past a UP yard job, led by the UPY #844. Regardless of the paint job, I love the look of the GP30 carbody, and BNSF's H3 paint... (more)
An eastbound Union Pacific coal train rumbles along the Colorado River through Little Gore Canyon east of Azure, Colorado, on August 21, 2014.