A Belt Railway of Chicago MP15 pulls three cars down towards Hayford Junction as a CP lead manifest freight gets under way on an adjacent track out of Clearing Yard.
#4014 stretches its legs in preparation for the long trip to Ogden. The absolute last rays of daylight didn't go to waste.
It is about 3:00 am as KCS 3928 sits in the yard at Heavener, Oklahoma while a severe thunderstorm produces some very close lightning bolts. To the left of the photo, a lightning bolt hit very cl... (more)
FRVR 815 departs Butler Yard as it starts the journey to Green Bay, WI in May of 1989. With a variety of vintage ex-CNW power, the FRVR was an under rated favorite of mine.
History in the Making :
For the first time in known history, a high and wide transformer load graced the rails of the former Central of Georgia's Statesboro branch. The line has only recently s... (more)
A late Saturday afternoon has CN Dash 9-44CW and trailing SD70M-2 #8939, lead a consist creeping towards the Bristol Yard, passing the GM Truck plant on Van Slyke Road. They will be dropping off l... (more)
There are still traces of snow on the ground from the previous weekend's storms, as a Long Island Rail Road EMD DE30AC is caught by the setting sun leading its train out of Long Island City yard t... (more)
NS 60C with the Interstate heritage unit lugs its burden through Valley Head, AL. A nod to a much simpler era is quite obvious in the unique billboard in the left corner of the frame. It depicts 1... (more)
"SEPTA Sprinter at Suburban"
SEPTA train 4571 with the "all day" 4 car push-pull set loads passengers and receives a crew change at Suburban Station. "All Day Set... (more)
A replacement service with diesel locomotives: 218 487 and 218 476 head Intercity 280 (Zürich-) Singen - Stuttgart. Usually an Austrian electric locomotive type 1016 or 1116 "Taurus" (bu... (more)
A BRC MP15 shoves back into the yard from Hayford Junction alongside a CN ethanol train on the right. A UP lead manifest freight and a BRC belt job are working the yard on the left.
Cresson Turn westbound passing the Flea Market, and the bridge over the tracks project that was never fully funded now in limbo.
Stadler is testing its new ETCS system "Guardia". Here is the flirt LEX 522 229 used for this at a short stopover in Burgdorf on 12 April 2019.
Saginaw to Alpena train passes through business district of East Tawas.