Well...that can't be goodIt seems the 2% grades of the Princeton-Deepwater District have taken a toll on U85, today's train being one of the last of the ex-VGN hill runs. As the tr... (more)
Helpers shove on this heavy coal train towards Altoona.
One of the many UP KCS NS runthrough intermodal trains that run through here each day was climbing hard away from the Mississippi River crossing around the extremely sharp S curve through KCS's on... (more)
Rolling across Main Street in downtown Johnstown.
After a steady down pour, you can see the foliage is starting to change color just a bit. A pair of NS SD40-2 leading two other motors dead in tow (DIT), and about 40 cars is waiting to meet CSX Q... (more)
A smelly garbage train heads east along the mighty Columbia River George. A Dash-9 wearing the new BNSF scheme, over powers the sound of westward winds as fall approaches.
After shoving Q353 and K522 up and over the hill from Cumberland, the two helper sets combine to head back east towards The Queen City to shove another freight over Sand Patch Grade, as seen from ... (more)
K552 crawls up Sand Patch Grade, splitting the hills and mountains of Pennsylvania, the SD50 trying to keep the loaded steel slab train moving West along CSX's Keystone Sub as seen from the Foley ... (more)
Big power in the form of 2 matched YN2 AC6000's try to hold Q358 back descending on the eastern side of Sand Patch Grade amidst great fall color at Mance, PA.
In a classic Clinchfield scene, a YN2 GE shoves on the rear of U355-18 as it comes into the small railroading town of Dante, Virginia. The well known Union Baptist Church steeple can be seen just... (more)
Under a gloomy December sky, a pair of CSX GP40-2's lead a southbound work train through the s curve and past the Classic Clinchfield Railroad Signal at Chestoa, Tennessee just south of Erwin on t... (more)
Shortly after negotiating the Nolichucky Gorge south of Erwin, a northbound coal train crosses the former Clinchfield Span at Chestoa, Tennessee on the CSX Blue Ridge Subdivision.
An empty unit coal train winds its way upgrade through a long series of curves and then out onto Butte Canyon Bridge, just west of Shed 10 on the west side of Donner Pass.
CN 403 in Rivière-du-Loup Yard
A CN Freight led by IC 1005 heads West over the Sturgeon River near Norway Michigan.