Outbound power consist has a variety known to older folks as “a duke’s mixture”. Anybody know the origin of that expression?
With a very light snow falling and the sun trying its best to break out, detour St Lawrence & Atlantic 394 rolls across the trestle at Eastman
LSBC 4, a former Pennsy GP7, is seen with a former Burlington Northern Geep on the former Rock Island. Note that the nose of LSBC 4 depicts many of the customers near Lake Calumet that the railro... (more)
New Hope Freight? No, just Pennsylvania Northeastern using New Hope power since PN is short a engine, seen here is the Rushland Quarry Job, which they use an old tipping platform to Dump Stone fr... (more)
Three EMD's lead the B&P's RISI north in Cyclone, PA, passing over the abandoned Mt. Jewett, Kinzua, & Ritterville railroad right of way. Locomotives:BPRR 458 SD45-2BPRR 3341 SD40-... (more)
ACWR 200 headed east to interchange with the CSX in Aberdeen, NC
Detour St Lawrence & Atlantic 393 hustles through Delson on its way to Montreal on a mild morning.
Black Hills Central #104....the BHCR's OTHER engine. The Black Hills Central has several steam locomotives, but as of 2017, only two of them are operable. The primary engine is the Compoun... (more)
Laurinburg & Southern Through the Streets: There is something about a train running through a residential neighborhood that just exudes "coolness" in my opinion. Such is the case with a... (more)
I was coming back from Walmart with my wife's meds when I saw the Barstow Local pick up a unit from NRE as I crossed the tracks in Silvis. I hung a Ueee and got ahead of the local to get a shot. W... (more)
While slowly crossing the massive bridge over Lake Benewah, which interrupts the thick pine forests along the route, you'll notice the conductor has come out and is talking with the fisherman belo... (more)
Reaching the end of its first run.
Kyle RR CORP lettered 4075 hit snow drift next to abandoned Rock Island RR depot at Stratton, CO. Snowstorm January 21, 2018 had paralyzed eastern Colorado and closed I-70.
OmniTRAX has yet to repaint a number of former Canadian National GP40-2LW's that have been acquired. OMLX 9647 crosses over the Cache la Poudre River on an unseasonably warm January day.
An Iowa Traction electric enters the AGP corn facility to pick up cars while a truck loaded with corn waits to enter and unload its cargo. Locomotives:IATR 51 BLW Steeple Cab