Now Arriving at Fullerton... Making up one of the more odd consists to use the western end of BNSF's transcon route, AMTK 822, a pair of Amtrak cars, Santa Fe 3751 and the BNSF 5542 pass b... (more)
An eastbound creeps passed the CPL's at Plum Creek as it pulls down to get head room while working Radford Yard on a very chilly autumn night in southwestern Virginia.
LSRC SGFL-13 has an astonishing consist of essentially two trains worth of cars, the bottom 90 all destined to CSXT's Bone Valley in Ridgewood & New Wales, FL. The lease of this line from CSXT wa... (more)
CSX auto train Q254 passes by the pitchfork signal at Westfield with a Dash 8 and AC4400 for power. Locomotives: CSXT 7861 C40-8W CSXT 432 AC44CW
The cream and green Grinstein MAC's looked good when clean, even with BNSF lettering on the long hood.
We're 153.7 miles west of Chicago Union Station on the Lacrosse Division mainline of the Milwaukee Road. Our patrol job from Watertown or Portage whatever our home terminal was at the time is park... (more)
After dropping off GATX lease units, 28N's power returns light back to their train, temporarily putting 8103 in the "lead".
An eastbound freight passes under the signal bridge (MP 239.7) at McGarveys, located about two miles east of the Horseshoe Curve visitors center.
Coming north up the CN Iron Range Sub from Two Harbors, IC 6260 goes by one of a very few remaining searchlight signals left along the line.
Q696 passes the Clinchfield-era doll arm signal at the South End of Boody. The track on the right is the connection track to go Eastbound on the NS Clinch Valley District, which hasn't been used f... (more)
A worn UP AC4400 leads CSX mixed freight Q363 west under the CP 83 signal bridge with a mix of vaders and tri-lights.Locomotives:UP 7110 AC44CWUP 6641 AC44CWCSXT 6144 GP40-2
UP SD70ACe 8675 hustles a Dallas-Long Beach intermodal train west on the Gila Sub passing a set of old SP intermediate signals.
An older, yet still dependable EMD locomotive heads up these westbound autos. I saw a lot of trains in Gardner back in the 90's, but this is the only GP-35 that I photographed there. The bridge fr... (more)
21Z wastes no time blasting through Kendallville with the old NYC signals still standing guard at CP 379.
Westbound stack train splits the NYC bridge at Waterloo with the replacements on stand by.