The rugged landscape between St. Paul and Coeburn proved to be a tough engineering project for the railroad back around 1900. Looks like a few ideas were thrown out how to get thru this area, but ... (more)
An unexpected train and an unexpected leader. I was surprised by an eastbound crossing the Richelieu River on CN's St-Hyacinthe Sub not too long after CN 120 passed, it had NS 9512, CN 3080... (more)
A southbound manifest rolls into Chattanooga across the Tennbridge over the Tennessee River.
It looked like it would be a daylight run down Sixth Street, but this southbound train paused at the south end of the Savannah River bridge and sat for a few hours. As daylight gave way to dusk an... (more)
66E is the 2nd of 4 Eastbounds to pass through Rawl within an hour.
2 Wheels, 4 Wheels, 12 Wheels? Which Is Better? A later than usual NS 191 rumbles down the middle of 6th Street as a line of cars sit parked along the sides of 6th Street and a guy on a mot... (more)
A westbound manifest rounds the bend past the BE Tower at the CP 194 interlocking plant on the NS Chicago Line
A pair of D9-40CWs, led by 9512, brings roadrailer train 262 through Altoona as some railfans extend a wave to the crew.
In a heavy downpour, a heavy NS 144 struggles to the top of Norwood Hill as it reaches the double crossovers at the grade's namesake. Double track used to go to single from this point north to "Sm... (more)
An eastbound NS doublestack train is passing over the defect detector at Aqueduct, Pennsylvania.
NS 262 roadrailer passes 17G heading up the mountain.
Eastbound intermodal has just left Conway yard and is accelerating to track speed as it heads through Leetsdale on a balmy day in PA.
A Westbound NS 23W crosses the stone arch bridge at Duncannon, Pa.
NS 11A rounds the curve @ Ludwig with redish trees above.