As the cold weather moves into the Mohawk Valley, Q386 moves right along through Amsterdam, closing in on its destination of the massive yard in Selkirk New York.
Standard cab leads and autorack west towards Cumberland.
Class leader of the CSX's fleet of Dash 8-40Cs , CSXT 7500, leads Q460 into town from Atlanta.
Q324 throttles up at West Standley after completing it's work at the yard in Defiance.
Bad Moon rising? The class unit of the CSX C40-8 fleet sits patiently at the Amtrak station in Cumberland. The reason for the wait, not only an inbound Q316, but more importantly the arrival of he... (more)
Here in mellow late day light, narrow nosed 7500 looks good for her age, here leading Q317 into the Keyser Yard, where they will set off fourteen cars and continue west to Grafton and points beyon... (more)
The inbound train from Ottawa sees daylight coming into Chicagoland after being held for the morning Metra rush.
Crawling out of the swag below the Duff Mountain grade, an engineer who's apparently extremely glad to see me works toward Lafollette and the end of the Cumberland Mountains.
J746 usually rolls through Rockdale and Joliet under darkness, but when the Iowa runs two westbounds the night before it delays the CSX getting out of Ottawa.
The southbound Q231 is making great time south of Dayton.
CSX C40-8 7500 and CW40-8 7687 lead manifest train Q373 west bound at East Feltonville with 102 cars.