A pair of Canadian National SD40s brings a manifest freight south along the former C&EI in Dolton. Tom Golden photo.
Utah Railway 9006 leads a loaded coal train through the Utah Railway Martin Yard. With a fresh blanket of snow on the ground. The train is about to head out onto the main line at Utah Railway Junc... (more)
The Utah Railway use to be a steady player on Soldier Summit with their coal trains out of Martin and areas around Helper. Back in 2001 we see a coal train near Kyune tackling the 2% grade. A big ... (more)
It's an F45 fest on the Utah Railway helper set. Two SD40's sandwich F45 5525 (MKM leaser) Utah Railway 9013 and MKM 5527 another leaser. A pretty cool day to be chasing the Utah.
Utah Railway quartet of SD40's 9011 9002 9007 9001 haul another load of coal, through the Price and Spanish Fork Canyon's.
The locals between Fort Dodge at Waterloo were daylight trains when I started for the CN back in 2004. Normally 2 jobs would go to work in the morning then meet and swap trains somewhere around th... (more)
Once the IC took back over the Chicago Central in 1996, the changes didn't take long in Iowa to come. 6 Axles and all black consist were around within a couple years. An eastbound roars over the W... (more)
SOO 749 has just arrived at Irvine Yard in Chippewa Falls, WI after a cold trip from Shoreham Yard in Minneapolis, MN. A crew member has left the locomotive to throw a switch for the engine track.... (more)
On a dreary December day, an eastbound Conrail auto parts train has pulled out of Abrams yard and is passing Norris Tower near Bridgeport, Pennsylvania. While he no longer has to hoop up orders, ... (more)
“WYE I Sing the Blues”Conrail BUEN (Buffalo-Enola), with CR SD40 6340 on point, is southbound at CP-WYE on the Buffalo Line, about to cross the Rockville Bridge, at 16:57 on 04/24/1988.... (more)
A merchandise freight with CR 6666 SD45-2 ex-EL 3681 trailing, travels north on Conrail's Corning Secondary. Through service on this line ended October, 1988. This former NYC line was dismantled f... (more)
Union Pacific SD40 3110 stands outside the shops at Cheyenne, Wyoming on a rainy May day in 1987.
Early Conrail eastbound manifest freight with CNJ Red Baron 3067 SD40 trailing unit speeds past Leaman Place, the interchange with the Strasburg Rail Road.
An assortment of five Southern Pacific SD’s brings an eastbound train off of Cajon Pass on the Palmdale Cutoff at Dike.