A long train of empty autoracks tops the hill in Cresson, PA. Many of these old signal bridges have been taken down on the other side of Altoona. One can only assume these will be soon to follow... (more)
NS 7650 pulls a train past Danes in the morning light.
The end of summer is near, according to the calendar, but the if you were to be trackside near Seligman, it would feel like summer will never end. The morning sun begins to bring the mercury up to... (more)
As the evening light begins to fade to darkness, the eastbound 23G rounds the bend at "Wytheville" with 28 loads and a DPU in tow. Fireworks will soon light the sky followed by a heavy t... (more)
NS 7650 grinds up CP's Lake Hill on the south side of Milwaukee. Foreign power is common on this line. An Amtrak Hiawatha, seen in the distance and distorted by the exhaust of the hardworking GE, ... (more)
NS 22A rounds the bend into Atkins on the NS Pulaski District heading into the low evening sun.
A westbound mail train zips up the steep grade on a mild spring afternoon.
518 begins the shuffle. The 3rd unit has cut away and ducked onto the Blairsville Industrial Track. The east power will take the first 64 cars east of CP ALUM and back against the power on the l... (more)
The 17M leaves Bluefield Yard with a D8-40CW still in Conrail paint, as the pair work hard to get the train up to speed.
A westbound high/wide move consisting of 35 Abrams tanks heads toward Chicago the evening after a big ice storm hit northeast Ohio.