Faded MAC leader on Q433.
With the lead locomotives for Q220 pulling, the train of K716 and all of its loaded rock hoppers kick up some dust as they hastily run through the town of Locahapoka.
The lead units have just crested the hill and are going into dynamic braking as the helpers are still shoving hard on the rear.
CSX 4830 brings 97 loads of coal through the small cut at Sycamore, Pa.
CSX train Q237 is seen heading south towards Manchester Ga. between Union City and Tyrone Ga. at 15:53.
If not corrected...I believe that CSXT #4830 is the last SD70MAC ever built for railroads in the continental USA and Canada...Alaska Railroad, however, can still buy the Tier 1 SD70MACs and plan t... (more)
Two sets of power pull through the yard to back onto their trains for the Boston Line...Q426 and S420...
CSXT #4830 is what I believe to be the last SD70MAC built by EMD before having to stick to the tier 2 specs...S420 leaves Selkirk with more power than usual for the Boston Line...
An eastbound mixed bag roars by as it kicks up the fresh blanket of snow.
heading south pulling many coal cars
going south with lots of coal cars
4830 had to lead when 5230 could not communicate with rear end device.