Charging by at Sunset: Amtrak train number 580 rounds the curve on the south side of Del Mar on its way to San Diego. An extra locomotive is on the north end of the train as a fill in for a... (more)
One of WSDOT's new, stale, SC44 "Charger" locomotives is in dynamic braking for its station stop at Centralia as it heads towards Portland with a Saturday morning Cascade service from Ki... (more)
An ET44AC leads a westbound empty domestic coal into Roanoke, Va by the canal.
One of EMD's new Tier IV F125 "Spirit" locomotives arrives in San Bernardino with a service that will terminate at Perris.
Metrolink & EMD are having major problems with these new loco... (more)
The first light of dawn breaks on a late-running Amtrak Northeast Regional train 160 hustling to make up time. She kicks up yesterday's snowfall under a classic PRR signal bridge.
Amtrak California train No.759 northbound from Los Angeles to Goleta, arrives in Santa Barbara at sunrise with morning commuters. 759 lead by Siemans SC44 No. 2114 was started after the devastati... (more)
UP 2632 westbound with a mix of stacks & trailers.
EMD SD70ACe-T4 No. 3035 leads the last MRONY (Roper Yard in Salt Lake City to North Yard in Denver) freight across the overpass over Colo. Highway 72 at the west end of Leyden, Colorado, on Decemb... (more)
EMDX 1606 and 1605 bring X338 around the curve at 35th Street on their way to Kirk Yard.
General Electric export locomotives destined for India and Pakistan move south on the NS Youngstown Line.
A pair of EMDX Demonstrators lead a late afternoon run of X338 through Flossmoor, bound for Kirk Yard.
Winter storm warnings remain in place as an intermodal passes resting power at Cresson. Cold air is rushing in behind the departing storm with air temps near 18 degrees F.
Three generations of EMD: in the foreground, a brand-new (yet quite ratty-looking) SD70ACe-T4. In the middle, an SD70ACe in demonstrator paint. And in the background, an SD90MAC. Although there is... (more)
Brightline is southbound at Aventura, FL.
Just outside of NS Norris Yard, Union Pacific power waits along with the crew for a new one to arrive. Apparently by the signal, a train will soon depart the yard.