New Wales empties are diverging around the wye headed to Agrock. The line crosses the Achan Sub at grade, but the rails have rusted to a deep brownish red from there.
Running as a "Key Train" today, O730 has made a beeline from Winston headed to New Wales.
Class SD40-2 8000 swings around the north leg of the wye off the Achan Sub towards the Brewster Sub and will back down the Tram towards Hookers Prairie. The Bone Valley isn't half as busy as it u... (more)
Numerous SD80MACs have found their way to the Bone Valley & are resuming their wet rock shuttle service between Ridgewood & Hookers Prairie, which they tested on in 2003-2004. Beats their last as... (more)
1-1-11 finds the first Mulberry job of the year with a little bit of history repeating. CP once had a runthru agreement that had all of the Soo Line SD60's cycle thru the BV from 1997 thru 2005, ... (more)
This phosphate train appears to be using old coal hoppers.
north bound loads from Agrock
CEFX 3106 is the sole power on the O802 at Bradley Jct.
New Wales-Agrock job
Shuttle between Hookers Prairie to Ridgewood
train form New Wales to Agrock, FL w/empties
This is the Bone Valley Area where Phosphate is King
A typical BV power set from 30 years ago; GE U36B, MATE, Alco RS3. Kodachrome II, Yashica TL.
A CSXT SD70M handles a train of loaded phosphate hoppers underneath threatening skies. Fuji Sensia 100, Minolta X7A, Rokkor 35-70mm f3.5.