Light power running east. This unit relettered for the upgrade to 4400 HP. Uncertain as to what the box with blue and yellow stickers on the running board is. I sure miss those CPLs.
Back before the siding was extended and the signals changed an eastbound freight with a large string of power rambles through the tiny town.
Having just met an Eastbound this short stack train eases out of the siding passing the new switch heater, PTC equipment and signal bridge. The former N&W line between Front Royal and Bristol is ... (more)
Can they really be seven years old? Here the newest thing on the road at the time is hauling a huge string of empties past the signals at the east end of Pounding Mill siding.
Adam Farence Photo.
SOO 6032 East departs Portage as we hold on the westward. Brakeman Fred Yerke stands on the front platform of the SD60.
Seeing an EMD on the point in this area, while maybe not rare, is at least noteworthly. St. Paul with no fog the in AM, by my experience, is noteworthy as well. Here yet another southbound coal... (more)
We're stopped at MP 128 westbound on the Ford Train.
CP work train near Reeseville,WI.with an ex-MILW bandit SD..
The main is out of service today and this eastbound is going thru the siding with a somewhat interesting consist of motive power.
Crossing the Mississippi with a wild set of power CP ex SOO, DME ex MILW, ICE ex IM&RL.
An appropriate meeting for its first occurrence: As the NW heritage unit makes its maiden voyage across "home" rails, it meets the Southern heritage unit at "Farm". The helper set will pass under ... (more)