A Union Pacific work train with cement ties holds the siding for Amtrak no. 5 to clear. UP 8153 will be the westbound pusher for the climb up the hill to the work site. Snow removal equipment is t... (more)
A cold trip across the frozen landscape that is the Zim/Sax bog in NE Minnesota. These still steaming taconite pellets from the U.S. Steel Minntac plant are destined for Convent, LA approximately... (more)
A lone unit is on the point as an eastbound intermodal makes it's way down the east slope of Sandpatch Grade on the final day of Spring 2022.
After dropping off an extra crew member at the Keenan Road crossing, twenty thousand tons of taconite pellets begin to leave Minnesota's Iron Range for a trip down to Convent, LA approximately 140... (more)
Eastbound Union Pacific ES44AH no. 8185 with stacks, rounds through Hirschdale on a beautiful February day.
Finished loading at the U.S. Steel Minntac plant at Mountain Iron, MN, UP 8155 led all-rail U724 with still steaming taconite pellets will snake its way south to a destination at Convent, LA some ... (more)
Southbound Stacks with Union Pacific ES44AH leading, rolls through Sunnyside Beach Park at Steilcoom Wa.
Rolling northbound thru the Ventura Amtrak Station at the Fairgrounds Union Pacific ES44AH no. 8080 leads the Guadalupe local.
My Dad is the Engineer of that train. Girls as well as boys have a connection to the railroads. This girl is excited as her Dad brings in southbound stacks with Union Pacific ES44AH no. 2548 leadi... (more)
A UP heavyweight leads a 500+ axle northbound freight train at Lake Mordock.
UP 2543 (ES44ACH) gets ready to lead an empty coal back to Denver from Nixon, Colorado.
"Fast Freight at White Sulphur": CSXT train H751 speeds west past the passenger platform at White Sulphur Springs, WV on May 22, 2021. Taken at 1/15th a second, perhaps this is close to ... (more)
CSX #3232 leads a westbound empty coal hopper train through Thurmond, WV on the spring morning of May 18, 2021. The town was founded by W.D. Thurmond in 1873 when the former Civil War Confederate ... (more)
115 loads of coal glide thru Pleasent Creek West Virginia.
115 loads of black diamonds roll into Grafton Yard passing over the Tygart River.