Northbound manifest from Mobile; this was a usual consist on the daily morning manifest from Mobile to Birmingham. It was refreshing to take a break from my consulting duties in Brewton, which co... (more)
Back when the dash 8s were new, they held down the Overland Route Z trains; it was common to see sets of 3 or 4 on the Zs. Kinda unusual to see a C30-7 in with them (4th unit) during this time; u... (more)
Old Katy main from Eureka yard through the Heights, downtown, Congress Jct, and on out to GH&H main to Galveston. This empty grain is returning from Galveston and headed out through Eureka yard a... (more)
While living in Traverse City, Mi, many weekends were spent trying to get shots of Conrails new GE widenoses while they still looked decent. Didn't fathom that they would all look like c### today... (more)
Memorial Day weekend, when the 3751 ran. I was more intent on getting nice warbonnet action than the teakettle.
My favorite little town in the world..Sutherland. The Park Motel is just to the left of me across the tracks and just opposite the city park right next to the main. Perfect accommodations.
Not quite new, but not long from it.
Three stealth GEs wind down the hill at Oreton with a Carolina-bound unit coal train.
TV200 rolls along the West Branch Delaware River with C40-8W # 6066, B36-7 # 5050, and C36-7 # 6623. When stack trains first started to proliferate on Conrail the Southern Tier Line became a favor... (more)
A pair of new units leads Elkhart - Buffalo ELBU into Seneca Yard
Fairly new C40-8W leads a westbound train out of the Buffalo area past the Bethlehem Steel mill in Lackawanna
Brand-spankin' new, first trip over Tehachapi, in 1992. They sure looked good then!
One of CNW's 8500s leads a Proviso-Clinton train west through Rochelle.
Pushers on rear of train, on a spectacular day, weather-wise!