On another hot summer day, temperatures neared triple digits, as an empty ballast train races west with a, quite crusty, shield AC44 in the lead.
First time since MQT ownership of the line from CSX, a ballast train is making its way south out of Baldwin MI for Sparta, MI. New on the GW owned MQT rail is the T&P 3000, onsite to show off new... (more)
Alaska has many fine back drops in which to photograph the railroad at work. Here a ballast train winds its way north towards Anchorage after spending the day spreading ballast.
Alaska Railroad GP40-2 3012 and sister 3001 haul a ballast train along Turnagain Arm near Portage, Alaska. If you look closely you can see the crew members riding in the open top hoppers to the ne... (more)
Alaska 2004 has a ballast train in tow along the Turnagain Arm. Nice to see all three of Alaska Railroads paint schemes in one train.
Alaska Railroad GP38 2004 Rounds the big curve near Bird Point with a company ballast train including a caboose.
Spreading ballast on Reading Company Bethlehem Branch at Lansdale.
North end of Forrest Park siding.
Ex SP/DRGW leading a Ballast train out west