A rail train awaits a recrew at Gage Road on a Sunny morning in June of 2011.
A convenient snow pile provides an excellent vantage point to view B27's blue and gold duo rolling through the small town of Lewiston, MN.
A very colorful quartet of mid-western EMDs idles beside some CSXT power after bringing up a K409 the night before out of New Jersey. A late afternoon on duty crew will board the lead 'snoot' 6... (more)
ICE 6456, the City of Kansas City, will be the 5th motor back on an eastbound freight. Snoot nose ICE 6456 started out life on the UP in '78.
Power for a unit ethanol train awaits its call to duty. Its original time was 0800, thus prompting me to drive nearly 200 miles to get it. Sometime overnight, its departure time got pushed back 1... (more)
A colorful ICE-BN (HLCX)-CITX consist leads CP 450 west from Kenwood Yard for Saratoga Yard into the setting sun.
Southbound at LeClaire,IA. shot from Port Byron,IL..
Train 270 heads south towards McGregor, IA after completing its work at Marquette. First work is at the grain elevator at Clayton, IA.
The traction motor blowers on a quartet of SD40s kicks up dust as it accelerates after waiting for a UP eastbound to cross in front of it.
CP 272 blasts though Green Island with a snoot SD40-2 leading.
Snoot nosed SD40-2 leads southbound outside the Alcoa plant.
The "City of Kansas City" leads southbound through the curve at Carey St.
ICE Southbound on joint main passes sigh that makes you wonder who's railroad this is
M-MCDQ heads towards a meet at the Ossian Siding as it passes by the transload site for windmill parts at the Bruening Siding.