CP 470's train takes off after the Metra rush is over at Rondout. CP trains heading to Chicago will usually hold at Rondout for all the Fox Lake Metra rush traffic til around 8am so there is no in... (more)
An eastbound ethanol train out of western Iowa passes an old relic on the CN Waterloo Sub. While the CCP exist on paper still, physical evidence is getting hard to find along the Iowa route. The C... (more)
NS intermodal train 216 accelerates west in golden sunlight after slowing for the sharp curve through Eaton, Ohio, passing the Eaton Holdout signal on the west side of town. Locomotives:more)
The NS194 rolls through Bucyrus across one of several diamonds at Colsan.
As heavy rain clouds start to build from the south, we catch NS 370 "Rome Turn" stop just short of the E. Emery St. in downtown Dalton, GA. CSX which controlled the interlock in town has... (more)
NS 4000 leads 21M at MP 225.
An EMD RPU6D slug in the Juniata Shops under construction. I believe this became the 892.
The NS Heritage unit Savannah & Atlanta leads stone train 68G through Berea, Ohio
A lone SD70 leads an empty train of rock hoppers northbound.
With only a handful left, the D9-40C's are almost all gone, this one leads a Macon bound freight northbound along the GS&F.
The seldom used Southern States spur in Cordele has a visitor in the shape of a yard service dedicated SD40-2 with plow stripes that usually designate it as such.
Across the barren fields of central Georgia, NS 152 with a trio of SD60's heads north slowly starting into the dip down in the siding at Dooly having met NS G61 and will be waiting on one more sou... (more)
After all the rebuilding that has gone on with SD60's this one is the class unit now and is heading south for work in Cordele and then Vienna and Clinchfield on the return trip.
NS L13 westbound into the setting sun