The intent of this photograph was to put TTI in front of the depot, but at the last minute CSX decided to show up. I'm pleased that fate intervened in this case, as it made for a more interesting... (more)
A CSX grainer sits in Nashville waiting for a crew change in the shadow of Nashville Union Station as the sun sets on this fair city. I was on my way to see the Columbus Blue Jackets take on the N... (more)
A pair of GE "lightning bolts" roar east under the signal bridge at NJ Cabin with a train of emptys off of the ex-C&O Northern Subdivision.
An eastbound merchandise freight winds along the Youghiogheny River, heading for Sandpatch Grade and Cumberland.
CSX moves a short coal train (nine loads) south on Norfolk Southern's Mon River Line. The empty northbound NS train is waiting to enter the small NS coal staging yard at West Brownsville, which i... (more)
A loaded coal drag passes the old Jones Brewery as it heads east along the Youghiogheny River. I escaped the Mon Valley to see something other than coal trains. Just my luck: this was the only ... (more)
Two empty unit coal trains on yard air sit ready to run south on Norfolk Southern trackage to mines in southwest Pennsylvania. Newell, along the Monongahela River, is the CSX staging point for su... (more)
A long southbound merchandise train crosses the Kankakee River on a mild late December afternoon.
Leased power is on point of this southbound CSXT merchandise train, crossing the Kankakee River at Momence, about an hour out of Chicago. The double-track UP Villa Grove Sub is a joint UP-CSXT li... (more)
A well-worn SD50-2 leads this southbound merchandise train down from Waycross. The train, running on the Jesup Sub, is about to join the Nahunta Sub at Folkston.
A hot southbound intermodal, coming off the Jesup Sub, joins the Nahunta Sub at Folkston.
A southbound merchandise train, coming down the Jesup Sub from Waycross, joins the Nahunta Sub at the famous Folkston Funnel, a very busy junction just north of the Georgia-Florida border.
A southbound merchandise train with five units on the front comes off the Jesup Sub from Waycross, ahead of a loaded unit coal train waiting on the Nahunta Sub at Folkston.
Flowing through the Folkston Funnel, a southbound merchandise train leaves the Jesup Sub from Waycross and enters the Nahunta Sub.
A northbound merchandise train, hot on the heels of another merchandise train, crosses the Anacostia River on a sunny Friday morning. I like the older power bookended by a pair of GEVOs.