CN 8899 leads an overpowered Q120, as they approach Amherst, Nova Scotia near sunrise. With only 3 units online, they had no problems powering this small 354 axle intermodal.
Sunrays shine bright above the clouds as a waiting, westbound autorack train idles in the siding at diggins on a gorgeous evening.
110 loads of coal bound for Brice,NC roll across the famous Copper Creek trestle spanning 1,091 feet in length and 167 feet tall.
Lake State Railway recently took lease of the former Grand Trunk Western Port Huron Track, a 3.9-mile branchline that extends from the former GTW yard in Port Huron to the Dunn Paper mill along th... (more)
“Boiling heat, summer stench…” ~ Burning. Time. Land. Light. ¶ EWG is on the move and hogger Zach Hastings has a firm set applied; pinching 456 wheels wanting to roll on half as many axles. Hastin... (more)
An eastbound intermodal heavy in maritime stacks thunders past Spences Bridge, BC. The small hamlet of Spences Bridge was once a important junction for the Kettle Valley Railroad that climbed the ... (more)
The sun begins to set behind the clouds in Denison, IA as an eastbound intermodal races across the former Chicago and Northwestern mainline.
On the first day of August, CN's "Oil local" heads south through Lemont, passing the Vault, a cafe and bar located in downtown. The last GTW painted SD40-2 has been assigned to this job ... (more)
NS M30 (extra 130) heads WB thru Muncie, Indiana, A rare pair in 2018 was the power, less than 30 of each!
Mass Coastal 2007, a former Santa Fe Topeka Cab, idles alongside Cohasset Narrows and Taylor Point Marina in Buzzards Bay. The famous Cape Cod Canal vertical lift railroad bridge stands proudly un... (more)
Freshly repainted UP #7310 emerges out of the shadows into one of the only pockets of sunlight deep in Glenwood Canyon.
The Race is On!!! Conrail Shared Assets train MO-R1 enters the street running on Delmorr Ave under Amtrak's Northeast Corridor as an impatient local motorist zips by alongside the train.
A busy Denver's Union Station as storm clouds roll overhead during the blue hour at dusk.
201 crosses the Holston River at Bluff City, TN with the Illinois Terminal leading the way.
With a relief crew aboard and wasting no time, Union Pacific train ILXG4X-22 with the Western Pacific Railroad heritage loco, SD70ACe 1983, is North-bound at Broadwell, Illinois on the former A... (more)