A light power move of three BNSF GE's, all in different paint schemes, leaves Northtown Yard to wye the power. Locomotives:BNSF 4836 C44-9WBNSF 7231 ES44DCBNSF 711 C44-9W
NS 287 blows past the signals at CP Mentor on a cold afternoon with an ex Conrail SD80MAC leading the way
UP 8447 takes charge of a slow moving grain shuttle as it descends the grade through Echo Canyon.
NS makes it's way south through Elkton on a warm December morning.
The southbound loaded X86, headed by AC44i #9053 on a sunny day!
"Early Bird gets the Glint?"
Literally seconds after the sun fully came above the horizon, a BNSF Z train glows in the first rays of light. The sun shining through the vast open range... (more)
Black and white coal load from across a field... Pretty cool, eh?
CN 2800 rolls east into the morning light with a long train of containers following.
Once CSXT trains hit the CFRC territory, they gain "Z" symbols, which is funny if you consider this was once their domain. For several months, we would get the Taft-Waycross mixed assem... (more)
SRNJ is coming down from the NJT main from Pleasantville.
BNSF 6806 leads a colorful southbound manifest out of the Tehachapi Mountains just north of Mojave.
A CSX mixed freight splits the trilight signals at QD 63 in Ripley and heads west. Locomotives:CSX 292 AC44CWCSX 7828 C40-8WCSX 4411 GP40-2CSX 8258 SD40-2
NS 6784 Leads train 905 to Corinth where it will tie down on the interchange track before continuing on to Memphis.
NS 9066 and 179-02 split the signals at CP Weber on an early December morning.