Three UP and one CSX locomotive lead Q090 as they clear CP 382 and are about to pass under Union Street in Chili, New York on a sunny winter day.
The UP Rio Grande heritage unit trails on the UP-CSX produce train. The train is just a few miles out from it's destination at Railex in Rotterdam, NY.
The setting sun glistens off the sides of reefer cars on the evening's eastbound Salad Shooter (Q090) with the normal pair of UP locomotives. Locomotives:UP 8221 ES44ACUP 8929 SD70... (more)
The CSX Erie local leads a short train down one of the industrial leads and across Route 5 towards customers in one of the industrial parks on Lake Erie. Locomotives:CSX 6145 GP40-2more)
UP's Southern Pacific heritage unit makes a trip to western New York, leading the "Salad Shooter" Q090 past fields of grapes along the lakeshore in Ripley, NY. Locomotives:UP 1996 SD70... (more)
During the golden hour on a July evening, the UP Southern Pacific heritage unit leads the eastbound "Salad Shooter" Q090 as it passes through the vineyards that line the shores of Lake Erie in wes... (more)
A pair of UP locomotives, typical for the "Salad Shooter," lead CSX Q090 as it approaches the crew change point in Buffalo, NY. Buffalo Central Terminal can be seen in the background. Loco... (more)
The eastbound "Salad Shooter" Q090 heads east through CP 382 with the usual pair of UP locomotives. Locomotives:UP 8143 ES44AC-HUP 8317 SD70ACe
The Southern Pacific heritage unit leads the east bound salad shooter Q090 through CP 382 in Rochester, NY on a frigid February morning. Locomotives:UP 1996 SD70ACeUP 7979 ES44ACmore)
CSXT Q090 one of two produce trains on this day passes the remnants of Erie Canal Lock 28 and Putman's Lock Grocery in the foreground at Fort Hunter NY. Railex is currently up to six inbound train... (more)
Q090, The Veggie Express, heads east towards the Railex facility in Schnectady, NY
A trio of Union Pacific SD70M's lead CSX Q090 across Dick Rd. East out of Buffalo.
A fairly fresh Union Pacific EMD SD70AH leads the "Salad Shooter" train through Berea, Ohio less than an hour after sunrise on a mid-March morning.
One of my personal favorites, the "Produce Express" rumbles over the Mohawk River on a fine fall afternoon.