Up close and personal at Y Rd in Keymar, MD as the Maryland Midland's UBST heads west to the Barrick Quarry in Woodsboro, MD to pull the loaded stone hoppers. They will deliver the loads to the pl... (more)
Maryland Midland UBTT does some shifting at Keymar Fertilizer with their "heritage unit" for power. For the move Northbound, the caboose was used as a shoving platform since this line ca... (more)
MMID 303 brings up the rear of a UBTT, heading north on the MDOT line, destinations Keymar and Taneytown.
CORP 2066 is the former Maryland Midland 306. Today it made its first revenue run in the G&W paint scheme, though still on the MMID. In the next few weeks it will be sent west to its new home in O... (more)
Maiden Voyage: CORP 2066 is the former Maryland Midland 306. Today it made it's first revenue run in it's new paint scheme. Five of the Midland's GP38-3s are being repainted in the G&W corporate s... (more)
Shortline railroading at its best. Having never shot the MMID before a couple friends and I set out to chase it's run from Union Bridge to Highfield. However, we found out that that run would not ... (more)
Keymar, MD 12/27/2011 -- Travelling at 15 m.p.h. (digital numbers), the engineer has applied a seventeen pound reduction to his air brakes (gauges) to slow his train for the siding ahead, beckoned... (more)
After having made their run to Emory Grove, the MMID UBEG crew went to switch cars at KFI on the MDOT line. Here the crew is running south on the MDOT, before heading east on the main, to return ... (more)
MMID UBTT crosses an old Trestle, heading south on the MDOT line, destination Woodsboro, where it will pick-up 40 mty cement hoppers parked on the main south of the Stone Quarry that MMID visits r... (more)
A morning MMID UBTT heads north (crossing over Y-Road) on MMID's MDOT line, with leading engine 306 running long-hood forward, to switch gas cars at a propane dealer in Taneytown, on a very cold F... (more)
A morning MMID UBHF heads east thru Keymar, returning to Union Bridge, having completed its work at the CSX Interchange in Highfield.
MMID interchange for CSX at Keymar, MD heading west.
UBHF heads west on a beautiful Monday evening, with 5 units and 39 cars. Its not often the Highfield run rates 5 units.
After running in the morning for the past several weeks, UBHF finally makes a afternoon run towards the CSX Highfield interchange.