One of the dispised 'thundercab' orphans leads a heavy extra east of the interlocking at CP-VO to break up a quiet Saturday on the rails. The freight is on the final home stretch to Selkirk Yar... (more)
Nice catch as a CSX SD70ACe leads freight X384 through Palatine Bridge on a sunny november morning, CSXT 4848 actually a nicely sounding K5LLA horn from all the other CSX ACe's.
An EMD ACe leads the Southbound string of phosphate hoppers across a private road crossing in to Kingston, where it will park on the siding to allow the Atlanta bound OCS train to go by.
One of few CSX thundercabs, CSX 4848 and company struggle to get a loaded K185 underway again on wet rails as they pass through S. Deshler.
Three EMDs lead Q433 south.
Late running 326 heads east out of Grand Rapids with a good clip of snow billowing out around it. 326/327 no longer run east of GR and was truncated to a Chicago/GR run.
The day was off to a good start when I left my home in Catskill and saw the 4848 rumble over the Catskill Trestle leading a big freight. A chase back to the 'curve' was in order.
EMT Ethanol is at MP 2 end of yard limits.
EMT Ethanol is about 4 miles out it's ethanol load out as it pounds it's way up hill.
SD70ACe leads CSX freight Q439 west on 1 at Locust.
A SD70ACe makes a rare trip to the coalfields of West Virginia.
A CSX SD70ACe takes a train of empties up the Coal River.
Looking like a recent visitor to a wash rack, SD70ACe CSXT 4848 is on the lead of Q117
CSX Q506-13 is waiting to enter Stanley Yard in Toledo after its run up the Toledo Sub from Cincinnati. Today's leader is one of the few CSX ACe's and will be turned onto Q637's train by early af... (more)