On a sultry afternoon, NJT 4000 quietly awaits the next call to duty inside the MMC.
South Shore 32 leads train no. 9 east, though the famous S Curve on 11th Street in a downpour. The temperature was hovering around 45 degrees, but by nightfall subzero temperatures would be the no... (more)
Just over ten years ago, NJT set out to find a passenger car that would increase capacity, but fit inside the Hudson River Tunnels. Problem solved! ...but something tell... (more)
After holding at Townley and Hillside for 20E and I4Z to clear up ahead, 212 rockets off. Leading 212 was NS 1070, the Wabash heritage SD70ACe.
Calm MorningAn extra Shire Oaks empty coal train with CSX power waits over the Susquehanna while an NS intermodal starts it's journey west on a pleasant Summer morning. Although it ... (more)
Sometimes you're just in the right place at the right time... A York Haven coal train (NS V682) with CSX power waits over the Susquehanna while an NS intermodal starts it's journey west on a pleas... (more)
Ahead Of The Storm
With a severe thunderstorm bearing down on the area, NS 20K makes a run for it. About two minutes later a squall line ripped through the area dropping a good amo... (more)
Alcoing An EMD
....not quite, rather M&E C-424 18 is leading the Kitchi Gammi Club and SW1500, number 20 back from a long day. 20 had traction motor issues and was replaced at Bayw... (more)
A westbound Raritan Valley Line train led by NJT 4507 passes Conrail OI-10, getting ready to head back to Oak Island Yard.
Back around 2007, NS assigned the 7200 series SD80MAC's to South Fork for use on coal trains. But they also were assigned to local service, as well. Here 3 80MAC's lead... (more)
The House That Manning Built
Looming over the Indianapolis landscape is Lucas Oil Stadium, once home to the legendary Peyton Manning. But on this morning I had a little bit of &quo... (more)
The Hoosier State (At Rest)
4137, 4135, and their train quietly sit on a warm July evening. The next morning they'll be on their way to Chicago under the symbol 851. So far this ha... (more)
Through the Burgh
On a warm and humid Sunday morning, Allegheny Valley 3003, a rebuilt SD45, slowly makes it's way through downtown Pittsburgh. The streets were fairly quiet, but l... (more)
A "Taste of Chicago" extra races past Highlands on a warm and humid afternoon. On this day the Racetrack was busy, having seen 5 BNSF movements west and a few extra Metra movements inbound.
In the late evening, the Columbus to Avon Yard turn makes it's way north, then will swing west onto CSX's St. Louis Sub.