A pair of Union Pacific DD40s lead a intermodal hotshot train down the 3% south track at Cajon siding. The track coming towards me is the north track heading to Sullivan's Curve.
”Better By A Dam Site”
Southwestern Georgia’s Chattahoochee Industrial Railroad survived part of its early (1960’s) existence by transporting materials for the construction of a lo... (more)
Any white-water rafting trip to West Virginia and the New River isn't complete without a side excursion to Thurmond. The National Park Service had just recently taken control of Thurmond during th... (more)
Santa Fe 5343 East along with SF 5345 leads the 881 train at the A Yard with the brand new EMD demonstrator units #1 and #4. The train has stopped waiting for a green signal to begin the climb up... (more)
The Alturas Turn heads east on the Modoc Line, with lumber empties to interchange with Great Western.
SP 9720 leads not one, not two, but three Wisconsin Central SD45s and UP 3954 east out of Tucson. I just never knew from day to day what interesting consists I would see on the SP in the Tucson ar... (more)
The temperature is in single digits as a manifest heads east on the Modoc Line.
Eastbound with APL train OAAP5-24.
A woodchip train on the De Queen and Eastern RR is moving near De Queen with TO&E D-20 on the point. Both the DQ&E and the TO&E were a subsidiary of the Weyerhaeuser Company at the time, but have... (more)
MBTA 4261 was the only one of the system's eight ex-PRR E8s to receive this solid gray paint job, earning it the nickname "Gray Ghost". It posed at Boston's South Station while awaiting ... (more)
As the sun drops low on a long summer evening, MBTA E8 4261 hustles a short Providence-Boston commuter local through Central Falls, RI. The 4261 was the only one of the MBTA's eight ex-PRR E-units... (more)
Westbound Santa Fe freight with merger painted C30-7 8146, SD40-2 5212 and (2) SD45's 5321 and 5314 a Abo, New Mexico.
UP 3209 leads SP 5319 into the yard in La Grande. Photo taken with permission.
San Pedro & Southwestern 2044 leads a passenger train south out of Benson.
EMD 7 waits at the east end of the Benson siding with EMD 5, EMD 784, EMD 740, SP 8552, SP 725 and SP 8304. Just another crazy consist on the SP Sunset Route.