As the sun rises and begins to show itself from behind the clouds, a westbound coal train slowly climbs upgrade with an SD70ACe on the point.
Santa train at Tanfield railway
As the sun sets on December 1st, 2017, the on demand set of helper locomotives (V51) sit on the siding at Whitethorne, VA idling at the ready to shove another loaded coal train over the mountain.
After performing her duties as the official Kent Ohio holiday train, we see Shelly Materials SD-18 compete for attention the lights of the former Erie depot
173 crosses the Pacolet River at sunset.
After delivering Santa to the city of Kent Ohio here we see Shelly Materials Locomotive number 321 as it does it best to accent the Century old Depot that belonged once to the Erie Railroad as it ... (more)
The Berkshire Scenic Railway Hoosac Valley Service holiday “Tinseliner” service passes the Blue Seal Feed mill in Adams, MA with the RDC-1 #6126.
The Berkshire Scenic Railway Hoosac Valley Service holiday “Tinseliner” service is seen crossing the Hoosac River with the RDC-1 #6126.
After delivering Santa to the city of Kent Ohio here we see Shelly Materials Locomotive number 321 affectionately known as Flash as it sits at the depot decked out in it's holiday gear.
The CTA holiday train, complete with Santa and his elves, hauls a loaded passenger train toward Merchandise Mart.
My seat at the front of this brown line train effectively provides an in-cab view of the trip around the loop.
A rush hour brown line train slowly creeps around the curve leading to the Merchandise Mart
Despite running across the heart of Illinois, the Santa Fe TransCon, now known as BNSF's Chillicothe Subdivision, is anything but flat. Trains traversing this line must climb and descend many stee... (more)