NS 83J with 110 loads has a stop signal just west of Flat Top yard, leaving the train stopped on the main line waiting to do a hill start once the main is clear again.
When large loads need to be moved, the heavy duty flat car does the trick. This 230 ton capacity flat car built in May of 2001 at the TTX Augusta, Georgia plant has a 27’ long depressed center wh... (more)
This interesting Norfolk Southern maintenance-of-way car is used to carry preassembled switch panel sections to the site where they will be installed. This car is in a work train parked in the N... (more)
This colorful wooden stock car was still in service in September 1967 spotted at the NP terminal yard.
"Pullman Standard P72 on a Flatcar"
LIRR Pullman Standard P72 Coach 2933 sits loaded onto FICX Flatcars on the "River Track" at Wheelspur Facility waiting to be transported to Frontier Met... (more)
"Ready to Ship"
An M3 pair (LI 9812 & LI 9863) and two Pullman Standard P72 Coaches (LI 2907 & LI 2933) sit loaded onto FICX Flatcars on the "River Track" at Wheelspur Facility waiting to ... (more)
The 101 job is building the FWCR Cresson Turn with Major Ripley Arnold in charge.
Workin' On The Railroad
Creeping crossing over the NS controlled NS/CSX Diamond at 23rd Street (MP WA-137.3/J-149.9 23rd St.) is the loaded ballast train CSX C025-13 making it's ... (more)
At this time this NYS&W boxcar was used for storage space at the Little Ferry roundhouse. The car was scrapped a few years later.
These kids are loading stones on a MoW train for about 25 cents a day
Ta 251 966 from SBB has survived a serious fire in Olten shops (dated 03/28/11). One month later one is still far away from normal course of life.
A set of new C30ACi locomotives from GE transportation sit over night on the interchange track awaiting shipment to Angola, South Africa. Locomotives:AR 1850 C30ACiAR 1845 C30ACi
A Critter Keeps EarningUnion Tank Car's Altoona facility keeps an anachronistic piece of power around. While most repair facilities opt solely for a trackmobile these days, UTLX kee... (more)
Dos Sand Hoppers - [Autumnal Equinox +1] - A pair sand hoppers owned by the San Diego Dirt Company lay in storage on the Desert Line at Titus Siding near Jacumba.
In what can only be described as both a rare and odd move for the crew of Y150, they were tasked with spotting a transformer before serving their regular customers in downtown Columbia. The trans... (more)