Crew will shortly start the units for the run to Elizabeth and back
Local power parked for the weekend
Roundhouse in background
Ex L&N unit. I've always wondered why this particular unit seemed to need a louver where none other had one.
Northbound through freight L&N 66 eases out of Appalachia after passing through 47'7" Bee Rock Tunnel in a heavy snow fall. This line has been dormant for 22 years, and is now rail-banked by its c... (more)
Five black RS3s roar by on the main line at full throttle with Norton, VA-bound through freight 55. In the siding, behind gray and yellow Alco cabs is train 56's connection (running extra, well be... (more)
Having just crossed the Wabash River, an ex-Louisville & Nashville E8 leads Amtrak's Chicago to Miami 'South Wind' at Lafayette. The train is making an on time arrival at the Big Four depot, a ra... (more)
Cowan pusher units shove a train up the mountain toward Chattanooga.
Southbound at the foot of Lookout Mountain.
Northbound empty train coming across the Cumberland River Bridge at Baxter
Train 66 coming through Appalachia
A peek into the Alabama Gulf Railroad yard in Pensacola, Florida. That first unit looks as if it may just roll off the tracks. Probably an illusion applified by the telephoto lens.