Arriving 20mins late, Amtrak #19 the southbound Crescent begins to decelerate for a station stop in Anniston. Next stop is Birmingham, AL plus several more after that, till its last one near the ... (more)
Road Slug unit NS #713 commands the local A43 with two other EMD sisters on a sunny day in Anniston. Two bad order cars have caused a significant delay in this trains schedule. Seen here nearing ... (more)
A CSX and BNSF team of locomotives, couple up for a ride south with a colorful consist of intermodal containers. Traveling as S125 on this day, and starting their throttle up in Memphis, TN a few... (more)
Beginning its journey from the West Coast in Los Angeles, CA, this stack intermodal train has made it far away from home to the East Coast and on the foreign rails of CSX... Three BNSF GE locomot... (more)
Several years have passed and CSX engine #4812 still roams the rails with an X missing from its nose logo. Although in need of cosmetic work, it doesn't keep this MAC from executing the job it wa... (more)
A variety of power pose for the camera near the southend of Roanoke... From left to right, charging south with a massive train, CSX GE #3187 leads the towing of 169 cars over the mainline at a sl... (more)
Transporting loads of molten sulfur, three BNSF General Electric locomotives in the "swoosh scheme" (7525, 7025, and 6511) traverse on Track 1 through the small city of Lineville. This ... (more)
Located in different sections throughout railway systems, rail joints provide room for expansion whenever necessary. To keep electrical continuity between the rail at the joint, a "bond wire" is ... (more)
Resting on some 4x4 pieces of wood, a 6ft. section of rail has just undergone the process of Flash-Butt welding. The operator of a Chemetron hi-rail truck which houses the welding equipment, just... (more)
A Norfolk Southern engine lends some of its DC horses along with those of two BNSF machines, in an effort to transport S181 intermodal containers to Atlanta, GA.
A couple of EMDs shove cars in the CSX Dothan yard on a cloudy New Year's Day. With the "smoke" show that the CSX engine #8515 is putting on, you'd think it was fueled by coal rather th... (more)
Knocking down the southend signal, three General Electric CSX engines roar through a grade crossing in the cool night air with Jacksonville, FL bound containers.
Passing through the grade crossing at Chestnut St, CSX engine #460 will make the first clank of many more as its wheels begin to hit the frog of the southend turnout.
Autoracks glide along with a pair of CSX blue and gold locomotives, while encountering a tied down empty ballast train during their trip south through Roanoke.
A Union Pacific SD70ACe maneuvers steadily over foreign rails with 6,000 feet of train and a fresh crew at its controls.