Seaboard System SD40-2 #8206 in Erwin, TN || Sept 1988
Fill'er up! A CSX work train bound for Baltimore stops to get some fuel from a tanker that pulled up along the tracks.
A westbound empty unit coal train crests the hill at Sunbright, VA, en route to a mine in eastern Kentucky for reloading. The train is an ELFX--"Electric Fuels"--train owned by Florida P... (more)
A Timken bearing shows off an accumulation of dust and grit that has built up around it while doing the job of keeping an axle rotating on the more)
Three of the most famous letters know by railroaders and railfans alike continue to stand out nicely on the side frame of this HTC truck.
A classic EMD SD40-2 built in 1974 for the L&N, still earns its keep for the railroad as it spends the night on the Notasulga Siding waiting for another train of ballast to pull somewhere.
A pair of CSX SD40-2 are joined by a pair of EMD leasers (former NS/NW SD35s) on a southbound loaded coal train dropping downgrade into Erwin, TN.
As sunset draws near, 249 traverses one of the last pockets of sunlight on the Pittsburgh Sub. Notice how the ex-UP unit is in better shape than the current CSX unit!
Q245 heads south at Race Pond Ga.
Q418 accelerates eastbound past CP Bound Brook on the Lehigh Line. Canon EOS 10D, email@example.com (ISO100), ~210mm