This was one of the most pleasant, and certainly most unexpected, chases of the year...down the quiet West Coast Sub that was once a major route in Florida.
NS "Southern" 4610 sits at the servicing facility at Ludlow Ky.
Nothing on the slide but unit has a CSX number so should be late 86s. Not necessarily North Carolina but "unknown" was not an option. Paint job is a complete profanation of the sacred ... (more)
Friday's photo charter heads southward from Keela on the Okeelanta branch that serves Domino Sugar. The train has just crossed the diamond with what has become the USSC mainline since branches we... (more)
Having crossed Steptoe Creek the daily northbound passenger train is climbing toward Hi Line Junction. I always thought 81 was the best looking engine on the roster so after it was restored we de... (more)
Spirit of Law Enforcement 3194 leads M626 in Palmyra
US Sugar recently connected portions of their private rail network to form a new main line from Bryant to the mill in Clewiston to avoid using South Central Florida Express through Belle Glade. A... (more)
A Canadian Pacific red barn CP 9022 leads five standard carbody SD40-2's through the Canadian Rockies. (Tom Ellis photo)
A couple Burlington Northern SD60M's 9298, and 9277. Are work a Montana coal branch. (Tom Ellis photo)
A freshly repaired AC44 rests outside Mid-America Car under threatening skies.
A couple MP and UP caboose sit in Seattle under the night sky.
Deadhead move from West Jax back to Waycross for the office car special. This run was supposed to cover the Carolinas then come south thru Alabama and back to Jax via the Bowline, but was changed... (more)
An eastbound Rio Grande PA-1 6013 on the point of the standard two car consist, the "Yampa Valley Mail" in a Blizzard at Winter Park, Colorado on January 19, 1962. Photo by H.F. Wagner,... (more)
CLF1-BRM001-C501-CLF4 with 1MC5 empty SSR grain to NSW cross the flyover at Jacana.
DPR-1 begins the ascent up Holum Pass with coal loads for Bonanza at sunset