A 1982 visit to the South Branch Valley found no revenue trains, but there were crews out performing maintenance of way duties. First we encountered an Railroad: South Branch Valley RailroadLocomotive: Alco MRS-1Location: McNeill, West Virginia, USALocomotive #: SBV 28Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 15, 1982
With cars continuing to be shoved over the hump on this summer afternoon, onlookers take photos of this Milwaukee Road F-unit and series of freight cars on display during a company open house. No... (more)
CN 8913 + CN 2581 have a 143 platform intermodal in check crossing the Little Jackfish River
CZ / 196 Ceske Budejovice - Summerau - Linz (Os 3803 VLTAVA DUNAJ)
A Paris Est to Belfort service still equipped with classic diesel CC 72100 + Corail cars for some weeks passes the Genevreuille tunnel east of Vesoul on the Paris-Basel "Line #4". Before... (more)
the new class 187 for DB Cargo
The legendary rotary snowplows have returned to Donner Pass. California has been hammered with numerous storms this winter. All of these storms have wreaked havoc across the Donner Pass Route. Fro... (more)
The southbound OT-1 (Ore Train 1) is at Kelvin, just north of Ray Junction.
The westbound Local is just past the junction switch with the Ray Branch at Ray Junction. The Local usually runs at night or very late afternoon, so a day time run was a treat.
After meeting two eastbound and following one hotshot westbound. The UP 2543 finally gets to highball and tackle the upgrade "s" curves known as Mohawk.
CP 2294 heads south to do it's work before returning to Nahant Yard in Davenport, IA.