Raritan Central crew is switching the Northfield Industrial Track with a rare GP20 and a former BNSF GP38-2.
The winter of 77/78 was one of the roughest I've ever been through in my life time. If it wasn't -20/-30 below it would warm up to 0 degrees and snow like crazy. On one of those bitter cold days w... (more)
The Engineers position on one of Milwaukee Road's rebuilt GP9/GP20's. Not much has changed since the 979 was the 279 except for the 26 air modified and the bell ringer valve. Pretty much everythin... (more)
The lack of sand on Milwaukee Road units during the winter months is fairly evident as the Engineer on a Chicago/Glendale train has a hard time keeping his rear unit holding the rail as he attempt... (more)
When we started out on a train that originated in Milwaukee we got our power at the diesel house then went east passed the Cutoff down one two or three lead to the West Yard. West Yard was the dep... (more)
We're stopped at the crossover on the eastward track just east of the Brookfield Depot when Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha passes on the westward track.
We're stopped at the crossover on the eastward track between the Lacrosse Division eastward mainline and the branch to Milton Jct via Waukesha. We must have been on a Patrol job running against th... (more)
Looks like were in the clear on the west end of 11 track in Portage Yard. We've got a couple of the GP9/GP20 rebuilds that were assigned to the Valley and CTH&SE trains. the 960's were some pretty... (more)
Raritan Central's GP20 looks great in the new red scheme. Not many GP20s are left running these days.
A COP train from Prineville was approaching the interchange yard at Prineville Junction.
KYLE job Stockton
Milwaukee Road Geep rebuild program from the 70's rebuilt GP9's to GP20's. These units were derated to 1800HP from 2000HP as they were burning up the electrical systems. Here the 989 sits near the... (more)
Georgia & Florida Railway (GFRR) Local GF86 AKA the Camilla Job is seen here heading South through Putney, GA.
A rare GP20 and a leased SW1500 gleam in the rain at the railroad's Raritan Center Yard.