The engineer chats with a crewman before Bluebonnet 577 heads in for servicing at the Denver BNSF engine servicing facility.
This quartet of veterans was spotted in the BNSF engine servicing facility yard, including BNSF 573 (a former ATSF B40-8W Warbonnet built in 1992 now wearing a Heritage I paint scheme), BNSF 1468 ... (more)
CNW 8502 is dwarfed by grain elevators as it brings a coal train eastbound thru Arcadia, IL.
A southbound unit coal train rattles the windows of the old Toe River Free Will Baptist Church at Huntdale, NC. This is the former Clinchfield Railroad main line, but since CSX, it's been the BR, ... (more)
Westbound Alliance, TX to Los Angeles, CA stack train climbing Goffs Hill out of Needles, CA passing Ibis station.
The ground remains damp from a thunderstorm that had just passed over Proctor yard as a limestone train prepares to depart for Minntac.
Fortunately our dreams came true. Stealth went away.
There are those times when you look at units that seem pretty new and realize, wow, those things are getting some age on them. I remember the days when a GE over 25 usually had a center cab.
The 1999 Santa Claus Special eases along on the main at Kermit, VA for a three-way meet with a northbound mixed freight, and a short "Yellow Dog" in the siding. At the time, the train di... (more)
A pretty rare YN2 CSX C40-8 leads a mix through downtown Plant City on the S-line.
CN C40-8 2105 leads a unit train of canola loads from Yorkton, SK westbound at Henry House. At Vancouver this train will be interchanged with the BNSF for the remainder of the run to California.
CSX C40-8 7531 leads a auto train south under some B&O CPLs in Deshler.
A Roger Puta Photograph
These days MoW trains are sometimes the ones to listen out for since they have the more rare or photogenic power on them, and with an all YN2 painted consist like this, what's not to love?
We are in the cab of UP 9121 as it leads CNW train PRITA on the Adams Line at Randolph, WI. The bridge crosses the WSOR (ex-MILW) line to Cambria.