At the crest of the grueling Raccoon Mountain grade CSX Q210-22 (Dixiana, SC-Louisville, KY) crosses back into the state of Tennessee on the CSX Chattanooga Sub knock... (more)
CN 2112 leads a raw ore train from Largo to Fairlane or from Cleveland Cliffs Thunderbird mine doen to the plant where this rock will be turned into taconite pellets for the steel industry.
As three NS southbound trains wait for their crews at Oakdale, a track inspector prepares to get off the rail at the grade crossing here.
A southbound CSX coal train passes by the site of Miller Yard, the former interchange location between the Interstate Railroad and the Clinchfield. The flat area to the left of the train was fille... (more)
A shop worker rides the front steps of C40-8 No. 7574 as he and an engineer reposition the big locomotive to another track.
A very clean CN C40-8 2040 idles on the shop track in Jasper, while Pyramid Mountain looms in the distance.
CN C40-8 2115 and BCOL C40-8M 4621 lead train M347 through Henry House.
An ex UP C40-8 speeds east on the Edson Sub with CN train Q116.
CN C40-8 2015 pulls Chicago-Prince Rupert train Q199 into the yard at Jasper for a crew change. I'm sure the crew was thrilled with the way the power was positioned!
A very clean CN C40-8 #2040 idles on the shop track in Jasper waiting for an assignment.
Chicago-Roberts Bank train Q119 cruises towards Jasper behind a pair of CN C40-8s, 2016 and 2126.
After giving the power a spin, M303's train departs Jasper for points west.
The outbound crew on train M303 has just given their pair of C40-8s a spin on the wye. Due to a b/o radio on the 2134, the (much cleaner!) 2040 will lead the train the rest of the way to Prince Ge... (more)
Approaching Hardy, CN M384 knocks down the classic searchlights with a classic second hand leader
CN C40-8s 2134 and 2040 lug a heavy M303 towards Jasper, passing Mile 231 of the Edson Sub.