Winding its way downgrade in Cajon Pass, California, is a unit train of 98 loaded ethanol tank cars, heading from Chancellor, South Dakota, to Watson, near the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.... (more)
The conductor watches as the train is reversing a single covered hopper back onto a side track under highway 80, to the fertilizer plant nearby. On a side note, Happy Fathers Day Weekend to all of... (more)
South bound CSX train Q619 passes the south end of the old College Park siding at 17:15 and was the last photo of the day. The siding is no longer used for meets since the addition of the Red Oak ... (more)
Notice NYS&W #3636 second out of the fuel shed...this was during the infamous kidnapping by CSX during the middle of the 2006 summer...
A westbound single-stack train splits the old (but still operational) signals at Magnolia at about 1100 before crossing the Potomac River, going through a tunnel in Maryland, then re-crossing the ... (more)
This day was constant struggle between the sun and the clouds...at least when the train went by, the situation was in my favor...
The Susquehanna F45 #3636 makes a visit to Selkirk!! MRL is not the only one still running these beasts!!