Crop harvesting season is upon us. A pair of CSXT YN3 Dash 8 widecabs, the leader being ex-Conrail, hustle a westbound empty "Earthworm" grain train across the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision and und... (more)
The westbound intermodal heads through Montgomery.
The westbound intermodal heads through Deep Water in the last of the evening light.
Although not easily determined in this image, U703 is an empty ethanol train. CN has a habit of adding freight on the head-end of these trains. Power is provided by CSXT 7337, CSXT 7372, CSXT 85... (more)
The crew relaxes with a small snack while waiting for Q340 to clear the path their train will take in just a few moments. CSXT 2497, the last Conrail painted SD50 variant, is second out in the las... (more)
Manifest train Q364 has crossed from the Greenwich Sub to the Cleveland Short Line as it continues it's trip to Selkirk, New York
A new Roanoke Siding is being constructed just north of town, replacing the original siding in town. The new siding will be longer and not block as many grade crossings as the old one. This is jus... (more)
A grain train dodges the shadows cast by the setting sun as it passes the north end of the siding at Standing Rock.
Heading east out of Frontier Yard. To see more pictures Click Here
New Year's Day
CSXT Northbound Freight Train at Black Creek at the North End of Boyles Yard in Birmingham, Al. with a CSXT ( Former Conrail ) C40-8W leading an NS C40-9W & an HLGX ( Former NS ) C36-7