In the hills of the Berkshire Mountains, the silence is broken by a howling Ex Conrail SD60M leading manifest Q427 up the grade through Becket, Seeing one of these on the B&A leading is very hard ... (more)
It's a gorgeous summer evening as a young woman makes a quick dash in front of the returning B765 local on Warren & 7th street after a single run up to the mill. The Sunday crew commonly makes ... (more)
CSXT 8760 (SD60M) leads CSX Q007 west into Indianapolis, Indiana
Old School EMD's Doing Their Job. Ever since Conrail was spit up, trains traversing the Berkshire Sub have been dominated by big GE's and very rarely ever see any EMD's, let alone 4 on on... (more)
It's a soggy gloomy day to be trackside but I could hardly care as I chased this epic pure EMD quartet making magic noises over the old Boston Line through the Taconic Hills of Columbia County. ... (more)
Making their double with four ex-Conrails on a hot steamy morning.
CSXT engineer Douglas Del Deo throttles the former Conrail 'tribute' train with a quartet of ex-Con EMDs on a steamy late May morning on the big curve on Track #2. A welcome sight on the River S... (more)
"Outlawed at Beacon" CSX Q431 sits idling the night away just north of Beacon Station, Track 3 on the Hudson Line. The train which was on it's way to Oak Point from Selkirk outlaw... (more)
Winter has arrived, as my frozen feet can attest. A westbound CSX freight crawls past the site of a recent derailment in scenic (but freezing) downtown Kent.
CSX's Hanover to Baltimore local, D796, creeps into the interchange to do its work, passing the Maryland Midland (MMID) UBEG, that so far, has been held from entering the interchange for almost 2 ... (more)
CSX's Hanover to Baltimore local, D796, enters the Baugher block at a freshly paved grade crossing, which must have been part of CSX's recent maintenance work on the Hanover Subdivision.
CSX's Hanover to Baltimore local, D796, is seen passing through farm country in Boring, MD.
Bound for Rice Yard in Waycross, GA, CSX Q64703 is running on trackage rights as UP FQ64703... banging over the EJ&E diamonds past Jay Tower. Jay Tower is a literal translation of the EJ&E's nick... (more)