Intermodal C60 led by AC44i #8273 still in ALL scheme, departing Tutóia yard.
As the sun sets on the valley of Kingman, Ariz., an eastbound BNSF intermodal train battles the grade through Walapai and over the Arizona Divide on a cold winter evening.
A loaded Pawnee coal train makes its way up the branch towards the Xcel Energy power plant in Fort Morgan, CO. This is the 3rd Pawnee loaded train this year, and a sign that coal sets are returnin... (more)
Halfway down the hill to Ione, Amador Central regularly stopped to let brakes and wheels cool. The train is captured during this pause.
Amador Central crosses California 88 near Ione. R&R's Jim Boyd graciously ducked down so I could get this shot without him in the foreground.
Now utilizing Union Pacific traffic rights to get into Los Angeles Junction's A Yard, the BNSF yard hopper job shoves south of CP Riddle and over the LA River bridge (photo taken with long telepho... (more)
BNSF's afternoon yard hopper, that drains and supplies Malibar Yard of cars, is seen leaving Malibar at an earlier time than usual, making this shot which is normally shadowed in this time of year... (more)
A repo train with a string of empties for Long Beach, heads down the one-time Pacific Electric Whittier Line, now the Union Pacific La Habra Sub, passing a PE era searchlight and crossing over the... (more)
Canadian Pacific Railway's Montreal, QC to Saratoga Springs, NY train 252-24 is seen rolling along Lake Champlain at Putnam Station, NY, with consecutively numbered AC4400CWM rebuilds, CP 8149 and... (more)
Amtrak's Empire Builder, with the Salute to Veterans unit 42 leading the way, at Pewaukee, WI.
Leaving one empty tank car for Heritage Clean which ships Recyclable waste oils and cooking oils. Site is Posillico Materials East which receives stone shipments for their Asphalt plant.
Sittin' Pretty: The Rock Island's freshly painted duo of GP38-2s bask in the evening sunlight, as a friendly neighborhood pup enjoys the view of the beautiful engines adorned in "Rebor... (more)
A westbound grain train is plodding up the steep grade from Pica to Yampai summit. After surmounting the grade in another mile, it will be downhill for over a hundred miles to Needles.
The pair of newly painted Rock Island GP38’s #4310 and #4373 pulls a cut of covered hoppers passed the train depot in Webb, MS, as they head south towards Swan Lake, MS.