One of the coolest things about chasing 611 in it's hometown this weekend, was running into the folks who either worked on them, fired them, or just were out taking pictures of them back when they... (more)
N&W 611 rockets through Bedford Va. in a blur.
Tampa Fl bound K421 lead by a rare YN2 schemed SD50, blasts out of T8 at Ford KY after running the last 5 miles or so down grade out of Patio Yard in Winchester.
The finches and larks sing their morning songs as the smell of honeysuckle and fresh cut hay fills the hazy morning air. The tranquility of a summer Sunday sunrise is all but perfect as the faint ... (more)
765 simmers in the hot Indiana sun during the Open House event this weekend
The setting sun enhances the warm glow of the peaking fall color as the cool Autumn temperature amplifies the plume over the hard charging Nickle Plate Road Berkshire, No. 765. After making a smal... (more)
The Pennsylvania railroad used to have a huge footprint in the city of Cincinnati back in the glory days of railroading. Now, all that is left are remnants of a once Rome-like empire. Thanks to No... (more)
The Jacksonville bound deadhead move of the CSX Derby train slows to a crawl as they enter the north end of the yard at Corbin. They will change crews and fuel all three engines before continuing ... (more)
The annual CSX Governers Derby train leans into the curve at Dukers KY as it prepares to drop down into the State Capitol to be staged for the trip to Louisville on Saturday morning.
On May 1st 2015, history was made. For the first time in over 20 years, Southern Railroad Mikado No. 4501 rode the high iron out on the main line. Here we see 4501 starting back up from a brief in... (more)
The sound of a pair of Norfolk Southern, Altoona rebuilt SD60E's is deafening and to the point of rattling your teeth out as they creep into view. The duo are both in "Notch 8" and are r... (more)
A quartet of SD40 variants charge up the Bank Lick creek valley towards the top of the hill at Walton KY.
The Missouri Pacific lead 117 passes through the signals at Willowtown West Virginia.
For the first time ever, a Union Pacific heritage unit lead a train across the Pocahontas division. The Missouri Pacific unit leads 117 through an S-Curve just east of Bluefield WVA. 117 usually i... (more)
The Wabash Cannonball roars westbound towards Lafayette Indiana on the Saturday run of the weekend trips