A 4 set of EMD SD40Es give it all they got to push 130 loaded coal buckets up the west slope of the NS Pittsburgh Line with only 2 units on the head end, seen from the Cassandra overlook at MP 253... (more)
*Taken with permission from the land owner. This was not shot on Norfolk Southern property*. First & most importantly, the crew of this engine made it out with minor scratches amazingly. This is w... (more)
CSX Q010 is seen exiting the Fort Montgomery tunnel (built in 1903) with a very nice pair of bright future CSX locomotives on a beautiful warm fall morning along the Hudson River
It's rare to see a warbonnet in 2016, and CSX K040 came east with one in the afternoon golden hour in New Scottland. Here it is gliding down the small grade and eventually into Selkirk yard.
Ferromex in upstate New York is pretty rare. These pair of FXE units made their way east on S386 in the morning sunlight through CP 169 in Hoffmans NY
CSX K682 is seen cruising through the fields of upstate, NY with a nice UP leader
Colors really showing here in Cassandra as NS 23M with a UP SD70M trailing rolls down the hill.
Eastbound manifest in Mexico PA with a newer "Tri-Clopse" SD60M 3rd out
"CitiRail" (CREX) Leads K138 through the Fonda siding to hold for some other rail traffic in the early morning.
BNSF "Fake Bonnet" leads K138 around the bend in the sweet morning sun
CITX 140 & 142, leased to CSX until late August, lead CSX F783 this morning north to McCormick, SC
NS 24W heads eastbound through Mexico, PA
NS 11J heads westbound through Mexico, PA with the hills in the backround.
Slowing down is Q620 with normal CSX power this day, the train is only a few miles from the yard at this point and im sure the crew is happy to be done with their shift.