The CP New Town Sub has some cool scenery between Drake and New Town. The CP has 2 locals base at Max that cover the service on this 110 mile branchline. Today the H51 day local made a New Town tu... (more)
WC 3025 leads train 46 off the WC and onto the Soo Line to get into Milwaukee, WI from Fond Du Lac. On this day the train includes three passenger cars from Quad Graphics, picked up at their plant... (more)
Steam, smoke and snow at it's best, when self propelled steam rotary snowblower Xrot d # 9213 and "Bernina Crocodile" Ge 4/4 # 182 are running along the frozen and snow covered Lago Bian... (more)
A pair of GP38-2's head out of the Westbound Canpa and onto track three of the Galt Sub at Kipling after switching Versapet.
During the final days of summer a dusting of snow graces the tall peaks surrounding the Bow River Valley as a pair of Canadian Pacific GE AC4400CWs lead an eastbound Canpotex potash train through ... (more)
UP has a local based out of Callender Yard on the Tara Sub. They service the Gowrie to Albert City area customers and plants. I have ran into this job couple times on my 570 local adventures latel... (more)
Was a cold and windy day when the CP holiday train ran across the Mason City Sub. I took my boys and Grandma out to see the train across northern Iowa. Here the train drifts downhill towards Marqu... (more)
The Work Train 1 crew heads into the MoW yard in Holban with engines 158, 154 and 16 cars in tow. They'll pick up 14 more empties and head to Fresh Pond to interchange with NYAR and CSX. The name ... (more)
CN 8947 rounds the bend at Fort Beausejour, approaching the New Brunswick/Nova Scotia border.
The Last Run
After getting permission by the Locomotive Dispatcher to enter into the Chattanooga Diesel Shop lead the trio of EMD motor which was assigned to NS 348 (Linwood,NC-Ch... (more)
After meeting 338, 337 slowly pulls out of the siding at Jesup for the last 11 miles into Waterloo. This train normally see this territory in the very early morning, but problems in Chicago yester... (more)
BNSF 3751 and 5 other units climb up Cajon Pass on Main 1 at Blue Cut with a manifest freight.
Restored Texaco Fireless Cooker 7240 is blanketed by snow at the Whippany Railway Museum. The 7240 had once serviced Texaco at its Bayonne, N.J. facility.
On a warm Winter night, NS 1630 gets NS 211s cut of pick-ups from the pig yard.
NS 119 rounding the big curve in Crammerton, NC. CP Southfork can be seen in the background.