A oil train bringing Bakken crude to the east coast rolls through the south end of Iona Island NY with soild NS power up front including NS 1069, the Virginian!!
A oil train bringing Bakken crude to the east coast rolls through Iona Island NY with a reactivated BNSF SD75I in classic Warbonnet paint.
A very rare late running SU100 makes it's way into Little Ferry yard limits in nice moring sun as a few geese swin about.
CSX train Q409 has a very special leader today, ex Conrail SD80MAC 4596. You don't get many chances to get these rare units in road service, and good weather besides.
CSX train Q438 and a very low and still Delaware river meet at West Trenton NJ.
As a big fan of the NYS&W’s yellow jacket image the last year filled with leasers has not been all that interesting, however with the new SD60’s on the way and the leasers on their last few months... (more)
It doesn’t get much better than this, two run-through ex SOO SD60 models repainted in the fresh red Canadian Pacific image lead CSX ethanol train K636 on a sunny Saturday at Iona Island NY. The un... (more)
An empty E train crosses the low bridge at Ft Montgomery NY against some nice fall colors. CITX 3097 adds some spice to the normal CSX power.
A sweet lashup of two vintage SD40-2's and a GP40-2 mother/slug set work hard to wheel a heavy Q417 south towards Camden NJ.
A rare three unit set of matching YN2 C40-8W's lead by a very clean 7853 make a mid morning run down the Hudson near QR42 on the CSX River sub.
A rare daylight freight through the highly scenic Lehigh River gorge rolls toward its classification point at the busy NS Allentown yard. Trackage is the ex Lehigh Valley main to Buffalo. Though R... (more)
The Conrail geep was icing on the cake as three NYS&W EMD's lead tri weekly SU99 out of north Jersey for a night run to Binghamton.
A nice afternoon verson of Q156 with all import/export stacks rools past the preserved milepost 41 at Iona Island NY parking area with a nice SD40-2 second out.
A CSX GEVO leads five big GE units on hot shot Q169 out of the rising sun as a large ship sails up the Hudson river.
Q417 rolls across a nearly frozen Hudson river on its trip to Camden NJ, a rare CSX SD70ACe leads a long one today.