At the time this photo was taken NYS Route 5 was still closed due to the derailment involving two trains on June 27, 2013. We decided to take advantage of this and caught this empty oil train on i... (more)
Northbound manifest proceeds along the Mississippi River on a hot day, led by a pair of SD70MAC's with fading paint jobs.
A quick coal train catch in Newcastle before I move my motorcycle trip on to Cody, Wyoming.
DP unit on a northbound empty coal train idles away off in fuel pad track #3. This train came out of Smithers Lake power plant and will be heading north back into coal country shortly