A single CP SD40-2 is in charge on a rail train that's tied down for the weekend on the spur track at Hamel on CP's Paynesville Subdivision.
Canadian Pacific Work Train 5946 South with Jordan Spreader CP 402885 is clearing out ditches along the right-of-way.
Overtaking Metra SW1500 No. 5, CP SD40-2 No. 5946 leads a manifest east under the Milwaukee Road signal bridge in Chicago's distinctive Franklin Park suburb, east on CP's Elgin Subdivision.
A single SD40-2 leads an empty frac sand train east through Belgrade at sunset on a beautiful summer evening.
A rare visitor, in the form of a Canadian Pacific SD40-2, leans into the big sweeping curve just past the CPLs at Wytheville as it brings NS 15T west towards Bristol.
Empties bound for Russell bang across the diamond at SA Cabin behind a CP/CITX SD40-2 duo. This sort of power isn't all that common on an empty coal train, let alone any train on the former C&O.
Unless a Misplaced GE finds its way on this train you can still depend on #414 for a Standard Cab leader and power.
CP #414 passes a canned sludge train out of Fort Edward(#628) with CSXT/UP/CSXT power waiting for a recrew on the East Runner as it approaches Kenwood Yard out of the 'concrete canyon' in downto... (more)
The 5946 finally has its train moving again after some MOW finish up some work further east. At this time, MOW has the left (engineer side) rail replaced, while the right (conductor side) rail has... (more)
After waiting in the siding at Paynesville for a couple of westbounds and maintenance to clear, the 496 is finally on the move again at sunset. Here, the engineer has the sanders on and the throt... (more)
The 290 races away from the setting sun near the end of a fine spring day on the prairie.
The Paynesville Sub local has four cars in tow as they head east past a small lake west of Sedan.
The fog cleared just in time for a photo of 171 entering CP trackage at Bluff (M.P. 159 - LaCrescent, MN). The number of foggy mornings in a row set an all-time record for the La Crosse area in S... (more)
CP Train 486 disrupts the morning quiet in West Salem after making a pick-up in La Crosse, WI.
Although any EMD is a nice catch these days, I would have preferred the reverse order for this train!