James E Strates Carnival train heads north as it does around this time every year. The empty flats are for equipment on the road ahead of the train. The Lake Monroe drawbridge sees relatively fe... (more)
Annual northbound run of the James E. Strates carnival train from their headquarters in Taft to New Jersey. And beyond! Train, once again without coaches (BUT with repainted flats and a few new ex... (more)
Annual northbound run of the James E. Strates carnival train from their headquarters in Taft to New Jersey. And beyond! Train, once again without coaches (BUT with repainted flats and a few new ... (more)
Northbound empties behind a colorful lashup.
A dog's breakfast lash up heads north. The SOO sd60 is just along for a tow as it crapped out on the way down the River the other day.
Harper's Ferry, WV 11/9/2012 - Westbound manifest Q-400 exits Harper's Ferry tunnel on the Cumberland Subdivision as it crosses the Potomac River below the craggy cliffs of Maryland Heights at the... (more)
A nice set of foreign power, including a CSX C40-8 and a CN Dash 9, lead the North Little Rock to Alton and Southern manifest up the UP's Chester Subdivision. The Mississippi River bluffs in and a... (more)
With hints of fall color starting to show, Willard, OH to Russell, KY manifest Q635 rolls off the main and on to number two track at Minford. Although not visible, foundations are in place for sig... (more)
Single stack intermodal train Q139 quietly slips through the quiet zone in Cumberland, MD, the only warning of the train's approach being the crossings' warning devices and the locomotive bell.
Q386 pulls into Collinwood Yard in the early morning. Collinwood's engine terminal is on the left along with the Cleveland skyline.
A northbound CSX train is passing the classic B&O CPL's in Glendale Ohio.
M713 being conducted by the ultra friendly "Slim" Jim, rounds the curve to enter Calera Yard. They are bringing 5 loads for M721 to add to it's train.