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.
Following closely behind a mixed freight, a "Z" train with a freshly painted SD70MAC rolls through Western Springs into Highlands on a warm and humid afternoon. In a span ... (more)
Through the Cold
Train 52 slows for a stop at Lombard in the late afternoon. On this Monday, the high temp would only get to a balmy 4°, but the windchill would make it closer to -... (more)
Making A Run For It
Shortly after the second inbound NJT eastbound of the hour, KN702 makes a run towards Hudson Yard, with a quick stop at Rea first. Today an MPI GP15 is in charg... (more)
The Little Engine That Could
With the bulk of the ACS-64's on the property, the time has almost fully run out on the AEM-7's. At this point, only two remained in service, with 927 ... (more)
942 and 946 quietly rest before becoming the main event on the Corridor Saturday. A little while later they'd be in charge of the Farewell to the AEM-7 excursion.
Three GP15's in one day? Yes! CSX 1554 leads OI-95 towards South Plainfield where they'll pick up a few more ex Conrail ballast hoppers. Earlier Q418 had a GP15 in their consist and another was as... (more)
High and Wide Excitement!
Another railfan shows his excitement as NS 980 glides through Phillipsburg after making an adjustment to the heat exchanger just across the bridge in East... (more)
High and Wide
The Air Products heat exchanger creates quite a scene passing through Manville on a stormy afternoon.
The Other Training Train
NS 33K rolls through Piscataway on a warm April afternoon. While everyone was chasing the first move of NS' Training train, 33K had a surprise. Two flat ca... (more)
CSX K614 (21), an ethanol destined for Philadelphia, is lead by a CN Dash 9 and a BC Rail C40-8M. There was quite a crowd on hand at Piscataway for this power set.
NS 15J makes it's daily appearance on the Pittsburgh Line, having left Doremus Ave in Newark, NJ, earlier in the day.
NS 1045 brings an assortment of empty coal hoppers back west towards Shire Oaks.
Break In The Schedule
Morristown & Erie 18 leads a seven car MO-1 east towards the Center Street Interchange with Conrail in Kearny. Using a break in the scheduling, they were sand... (more)
Two DC Gevos lead 12G under the 113 signal bridge, just west of the aptly named "Railroad Street" grade crossing.