“The Not-So-Ubiquitous Chessie GP40-2”
Sure, in the 80’s you couldn’t swing a dead cat without hitting a Chessie GP40-2. But this example was unique in that it was named, and wa... (more)
Eastbound 101 train heading to Wylie yard crossing the busy Central Expressway and Plano Pkwy area that is under construction to widen this portion of the road.
A GP40-2R leads the westbound Royal Gorge run under the 1000-feet suspension bridge.
W089, rail train heads south through Union City, Georgia on the A&WP/WofA Sub with a freshly painted [..CSX..] GP40-2.
OT-1 makes its second "nocturnal" dump in Hayden....it's summer and daylight appears by 0500, making this one of the earliest daylight photos I've ever posted, just a few clicks after 06... (more)
"Old School Colorite Work"
Southbound CTRail train approaching John Street in Wallingford, CT on 06-09-18. Locomotive GP40-2 6696 still sports the McGinness livery that ConnDOT geeps wore since 2000 but have been rebuilit ... (more)
Southbound CTRail train approaching John Street in Wallingford, CT on 06-09-18. This is the look of the new Hartford Line commuter service between New Haven CT and Springfield MA.
On a hot sunday EMD GP40-2 1348 and EMD GO60 1019 pull the Potash local along the Colorado river.
Awaiting a crew in brilliant sunlight at the west end of Lake Siding on the former PRR.
FEC 230 rumbles across the marshland. Today 230 was ahead of both 218 & 226 and continues to bring "anything on the FEC roster" power.
The dramatic scenery of the Royal Gorge is always a reminder of how small we are compared to nature. The new addition CRRX 3104 is dwarfed in comparison to the canyon walls we snaked through. On a... (more)
FEC 432 races north towards the Pineda siding with train 915 in tow.
"Pressed Into Service"
A tour of the USSC shops where hard working shop crews stay busy.