The "newest" power on the Pickens Railroad roster are these B40-8's, acquired from CSXT. Though they have seen little service on the PICK, rumor has it they will be used to haul larger trains whe... (more)
CN 2112 leads a raw ore train from Largo to Fairlane or from Cleveland Cliffs Thunderbird mine doen to the plant where this rock will be turned into taconite pellets for the steel industry.
As three NS southbound trains wait for their crews at Oakdale, a track inspector prepares to get off the rail at the grade crossing here.
A southbound CSX coal train passes by the site of Miller Yard, the former interchange location between the Interstate Railroad and the Clinchfield. The flat area to the left of the train was fille... (more)
A shop worker rides the front steps of C40-8 No. 7574 as he and an engineer reposition the big locomotive to another track.
Although CSX power is frequently seen on NS rails between Big Stone Gap, Va. and Frisco, Tenn. via NS trackage rights, it's unusual to see CSX power on the ex-Interstate Railroad's mine runs. On a... (more)
Summer Splendor- Last rays of a lovely summer day, radiate thru the clouds and front windows of one of GE's finest.. All thats left to do is is sit, and take it all in... This train is going nowhe... (more)
A C40-8 with the CN privatization anniversary logo paint scheme leads a short ballast and rock train to the CN yard at Keenan.
Just which railroad is which? On the much lower, less impressive trestle over Copper Creek, a CSX coal train utilizes NS trackage rights between Big Stone Gap, Va. and Frisco, Tenn. while on CSX's... (more)
Conrail train OIEN (Oak Island – Enola) waits to proceed across the Schuylkill River at East Falls in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Two nearly-new C40-8’s will soon lead the train off of the West Tr... (more)
The natural air conditioning is on full blast as NS 203 drifts through Gainesville on a muggy July afternoon. The 26 year old GE C40-8 was built for the Chicago & Northwestern before being sold to... (more)
NS 203 comes through vardo yard on a sunny day with a surprising CN locomotive in the lead.
CP/D&H train 556 is south of Park Junction in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Instead of nice red CP locomotives, today’s train has NS power.
W/B Union Pacific freight w-UP C40-8 9298, UP 3736, UP 3177, SP 7320 near Victorville, CA.
NS 212 charges through South Plainfield with a nice standard cab leader.