After dropping off a loaded iron ore train at the connection with Southern Pacific at Ferrum on the western end of the Eagle Mountain RR the power and caboose head back toward Eagle Mountain.
Just days out of General Electric’s Erie works on June 28, 1964, and showroom fresh, Southern Pacific U50 8500 simmers under the El Paso sun, about to lend its considerable 5,000 hp to a westboun... (more)
An L&N U30C rolls off of the turntable at Loyall, Kentucky. The hostler has an assistant riding with him on this warm May morning.
One year old RI 4583, Rock Island owned 18 GE 3000hp U30C's numbered 4582-4599.
Preserved from the now closed railroad, QCR JMG1 are moved to St-Jean-Chrysostome
One of Kaiser Steel's Eagle Mountain RR U30C's showed up at SP's Taylor Yard engine facility for some wheel work.
Three of the HMCR's four engines sit on the line just south of Clinton Avenue, with one of their new B39-8s, HMCR 8527, sandwiched between their B23-7 and their U23B.
LS&I brings an empty ore train past Bagdad on the way from the dock to Eagle Mills.
Union Pacific was an early customer for General Electric’s new U25B line of 2,500-hp diesels, acquiring 16 of the units including the four demonstrators starting in 1961. Eleven had short high hoo... (more)
Prior to the 1967 SCL merger, ACL and SAL competed ferociously for Florida's phosphate traffic. Here, a pair of U36B/Mate sets are westbound with phosphate hoppers on an ex-SAL line, and about to... (more)
CR1776 pulls a westbound NJDOT train thru the West End interlocking plant minutes after departing Hoboken Terminal.
HMCR's GEs head south with a single car.
Third unit 5672 in this BN freight is a former Northern Pacific engine U28C
The Huntsville & Madison County Railroad takes a brief moment to pause so a crew member could climb aboard after having to activate and deactivate the signals at Whitesburg Drive and Blanda Drive ... (more)
Previously the Wimpey Minerals USA quarry turned Pennsy Supply, PSRX U23Bs 2785 and 2786 are joined by ex-TTI U28B 253 as a cut of stone hoppers are shoved up the hill into the quarry's yard.