Eastbound 780 enters the West Portal of Welch Tunnel. The tunnel was one of many modified via notching for the Heartland Corridor Project between 2007 and 2010, which paved the way for double stac... (more)
Eastbound 780 is down to slightly above walking speed, rolling through Northfork with a heavy coal train in tow.
A westbound stack train works hard to climb the roughly 1.8% grade of the Alleghenies mountain west out of Altoona. Here the train passes the closed MG tower that was built in 1944 to provide cros... (more)
As one local labeled it, "most railfans since NKP765 came through," we see a number of RP.net members getting photos of this eastbound on NS at the Fostoria Railpark.
Seen are JT, LSRC, TTAM, CNW... (more)
NS 9840 leads 8700 west out of West Leipsic past the abandoned feed mill on a 90 degree July day in NW Ohio.
NS 15K moves past stacks of new ties as it passes MP 193 on the Chicago Line
What I did on my Summer Vacation: Battling the big puffy clouds all afternoon, the sun wins this one.
Doublestacks cross the Monongahela River, duck underneath the Union RR, and hang a right to head up NS's Mon Line. This location is known as Port Perry and can be extremely busy at times. NS, CS... (more)
One of 4 NS stack trains in about a hour at CP Boundbrook
NS 9840 leads UP 5265 west in the afternoon.
Horsehead unit curves eastbound on track 2 through CP Bound Brook on a sunny morning.
A loaded Federal #2 coal train heads North for a meet with the C26 local at Block Limit Station 'WOOD'.
Its after sunset and the north end of the Buch Branch comes alive as 822 swings around the east leg of the "Y" to begin the journey east on the Pokey Main towards Bluefield, West Virginia.
A cement train waits for a signal at Tallapoosa with some threatening clouds to the north.
179 rules the Dayton District. My first train on the CNO&TP is 179, that figures!. Note: This is my first railfan shot out of the state of Ohio.