The dynamics of a heavy loaded coal drags scream down the grade towards Harper's Ferry. The heat pouring out of the grids is clearly visible in the photo.
During the last week of September 2012, CSXT shuffled its intermodal schedule for Central FL a bit, adding Q170 Taft-Jax in place of numerous "X" trains that had been running AND to accomodate Q18... (more)
Pan Am Railways train POSE (Portland ME to Selkirk NY) passes the old B&M freight house in Lancaster MA. The train will be handed off to CSX at Worcester MA for the trip to Selkirk.
Bear Mountain provides a spectacular view of the Hudson Valley, and this northbound manifest crossing Iona Island...
A slew of westbounds and pushers line the tracks at the West End of Shelby Yard on a busy Friday afternoon.
The late evening sun glints off the side of CSX 582.
Coal drag N547 makes it way across the Clearfork River at Trevillion, attempting to gain speed in anticipation of the Duff Mountain grade.
A CSX coal train waits on the Wilder Main at Latonia Ky for a new crew.
Eastbound CSX 583 AC4400CW, with CSX 563 AC4400CW, both in the YN3 livery, accelerating through Dolton.
CSX 582 is in charge of mty OUCX hoppers ready to take the Big Sandy Extension into Martin Yard on a gloomy New Year's Day. I'm sure the crew is thrilled to be out working!
Three different versions of CSX 4400 horsepower units provide the power for Q172 as it slices through the fog at Woodbourne Station on the Trenton Line: Dark Future CW44AC 582, Bright Future CW44-... (more)