Two stealthy C40-8s - just a little past their third birthdays - bring a Mobile-bound unit coal train across NS at Opelika.
A southbound CSX coal train passes by the site of Miller Yard, the former interchange location between the Interstate Railroad and the Clinchfield. The flat area to the left of the train was fille... (more)
Quintet of power on a long northbound.
A standard cab Dash 8 and an AC4400CW lead the day's Q557 through Joliet, bound for Ottawa, IL.
Old school power leads a mixed train toward Chicago on nice sunny evening.
With an original blue-gray 7588 unit three back, a faded Dash 8 backs the second cut of mtys up toward the coal loadout on Straight Creek.
An mty Lynch Turn passes the old interlocking tower at Baxter.
An mty Lynch Turn rumbles around a curve along the Poor Fork of the Cumberland River on the north approach to Gap Ridge Tunnel, just ahead.
Showing the ravages of time since being built in '89, CSX 7510 idles away at the junction of the Clearfork Branch and the KD main. The unit train was loaded at Kopper Glo the previous day.
Loaded Hignite, Ky. to Harlee, Ga. unit train just railroad north of Middlesboro.
This train had been sitting crewless at a red signal for over a day. It is odd how they leave the equipment on and open, as well as unattended, for so long.
This train had been sitting crewless at a red signal for over a day, so I figured I would get up close and snap a few shots. It is odd how they leave the equipment on and open, as well as unattend... (more)