BNSF 6311 grinds up the 16 mile 1 percent grade from Albus to Quincy with an eastbound empty coal train early in the morning of February 21, 2015. The sun is playing with the clouds but did light ... (more)
After working customers in Quincy the "Spud Local", based out of Wenatchee, rolls down the siding at West Quincy to wait for a meet with an approaching uphill PTLKCK V-train.
Code lines and cattails along a fast, straight track at 15:11 PM near Adams Road east of Quincy.
ATSF 3751 pulls a short mixed train down the UP ex SP valley line near Merced, CA on its way home from Railfair in Sacramento. It was running late, the sun was setting, the plan was to get a pictu... (more)
Green means go (although not necessarily a smooth ride) and so the Northlander throttles up after clearing the south switch at Martins Siding, heading into the setting sun. A couple of things to n... (more)
Smoke (and dust) gets in your eyes! The photographer took advantage of some airborne dust via newly applied ballast to capture this shadowy evening view of a BNSF manifest entering the Red Narrows... (more)
The last standing Erie signal bridge along the Southern Tier Line stands proud against a deep blue sky with the code lines communicating between the signals still standing beside the signal bridge... (more)
Filthy is still attractive if it is CR blue! Waiting to proceed EB next to a pole with many code lines, warped but still standing.