HLCX 6226 is a sample of the many different lease units I saw pass through the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
Canadian National Grain Train G888 heads South through the Mississippi Delta at Money, MS. With CEFX (former SOO Line) SD60 #6020 leading the way
New ACW locomotives sit by the patched up PRLX AC6000 ready to head out to the main.
A GATX lease unit sits with UP power in the Tucson Yard as a USF A-10 takes off in the distance. Photo taken with permission.
CEFX AC4400CW 1051 and UP C45ACCTE 5503 hold on the north main at Watmore as they wait for clearance to head east on the Shuswap Sub.
With no helper needed CSX Q049-15 (Chicago,Ill-Atlanta,GA) rush pass the new signals in Cowan, TN (MP J-87.0 S. Cowan) on its way south for Atlanta via of Nashville, and Chattanooga. The most int... (more)
CREX 1522 leads a 2500 foot, hotshot, train A407, as they approach downtown Moncton, New Brunswick.
Two lite motors whine through the small village like community of Dante, while en route to help get a stalled manifest train up the hill and into Haysi.
First this loco was Conrail, second it was CSX, now it belongs to a leasing company called LTEX and it sets to it's lonesome on the house track in Downtown Appalachia. I honestly thought this loco... (more)
Canadian National Freight Train A489 heads North through Money, MS. With CREX ES44AC #1522 leading CN C40-8 #2023
A leased HLCX 3877 leads a westbound local back towards Union Pacific's Beaumont Yard on a sunny afternoon.
A former CSX engine now under lease to NS, sits on the secondary waiting for a Conrail crew.
Leaser unit CREX 1505 leads train 406, as they climb the grade approaching mile 75 of the Sussex Subdivision, nearing Saint John, New Brunswick.
Leaser unit CREX 1505 leads train 406, as they head through Passekeag, New Brunswick.
Former Trona Railway 6410, now owned by HLCX, will soon be leading UP 2905 eastbound out of the Tucson yard. There was no telling what unusual lease and pool power would show up on any given day ... (more)