The sound of a sweet Leslie RS3K fills the air as the conductor of a westbound empty oil train gives a wave.
A pair of pumpkins leads the NS 272 past the Martinsville signal.
The DPU's on this eastbound stack have cleared Mazon, and are nearing Coal City on the Southern Transcon.
Out in the middle of no where sits a pair of ex-Santa Fe signal bridges near MP 336. Out here the hustle and bustle of daily life cant be heard. Just Mother Nature's animals and the rumble of trai... (more)
A quartet of C44-9Ws lead a loaded ethanol train upgrade east of Flagstaff. 2 more C44-9Ws were shoving hard on the rear.
Railfanning with a laptop mounted in the truck can be of value. You can put your coffee on it or even set up your camera on it like it is a tripod. There may be other uses as well. It is really th... (more)
Leaving 4301 - Entering 4398: the MRL SD70ACe helper is finished helping this westbound over Mullan. After setting the helper out, the crew boards the BNSF unit.
The pit is rather full, not a single red/silver unit to be found though.
Westbound manifest rolls downgrade through Blue Cut approaching Keenbrook.