I am not a big fan of Silverliner IVs, but the scene caught my eye. A Walter Schopp original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
Two GP-40's have a very short train in tow as they clatter across the diamond with the CN's Valleyfield Sub.
A local working between Grand Island and Kearney is safely off the mainline and working the elevators.
A switch crew on their way to work the small yard at the SCL freight house just south of Union Station has just had a brief respite from the June afternoon heat as they rolled below Union's shed.
Two four axle EMD units (one ex-Conrail and one ex-Baltimore & Ohio) head down an industrial spur to switch a railroad car cleaning operation.
A CSX SW1500 leads the local on the former Kankakee & Seneca trackage through some heavy brush. This shot doesn’t look like it’d be from Illinois!
GSMR 1751 and 711 round a curve near Barker's Creek with the return run of the weekly Tuckasegee River excursion.
A new cantilever signal bridge stands high above Track 1 and 2 at Lafayette Connection ready for operation. At this time new signals were being installed along the line. Today V170-07 takes its tu... (more)
1702 rounds a curve nearing Wilmot with the west bound Tuckasegee River excursion on its return trip to Bryson City on a warm afternoon.
DLW 3604 switches the yard in Buffalo, NY in June of 1993.
The RF&P painted GP35 arrives Airline Jct with three hoppers for the only customer on the line. They will continue to Hartwell another day to service Quality Holdings on the west side of town.
Off the Beaten Branch Railroading: At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers al... (more)
Three months before the end of passenger service on the Boston & Maine's Central Massachusetts Branch, the single RDC that comprised the evening commuter run between Boston and South Sudbury plows... (more)
The Golden Triangle train rolls out of Tavares, passing hurricane debris still waiting to be collected. The 1030 will be repainted into it's original L&N livery soon.
Off The Beaten Branch Railroading At the far end of the line in downtown Batavia is this neat industrial facility that gets service weekly. The crew shoves a pair of covered hoppers all ... (more)