The daily Kirk Yard, IN, to Waterloo, IA, manifest train is running late due to winter weather as they pass MP 256, 19 miles from Waterloo. Today's train has BNSF power which isn't too uncommon fo... (more)
I stopped by the Union Pacific West Colton yard after my evening class to take a look. The departure yard was pretty empty with BNSF 7754 on point for the interchange train that runs back and for... (more)
Norfolk Southern H02 with engine 3010 long hood forward, blazes west to Dover, New Jersey through the freshly fallen snow at Mountain Lakes New Jersey. (long shot)
Having been out of service for 8 years, Southern Railway SD40 #3170 moves its first tonnage since being rebuilt and restored into its Southern "Tuxedo" scheme. As viewed from Inman Yard's North T... (more)
CN 330 takes heed to the limited to clear signal at Jordan just before diverging onto the south track. CN 2035 leads NS 8348 here at last light.
Snow reveals the hillside towering over Coalton, Ohio as the Ohio South Central makes its way through town. Coalton was once a busy rail-town with the CH&D and B&O lines coming together here. The ... (more)
The Reading and Northern "Mountain Job" has just about completed their turn for the day as they come through East Mahanoy Junction in Barnesville, PA. Once in Tamaqua, a new crew will ho... (more)
The 11:09AM westbound out of North Branch rounds the curve on its way to Whitehouse Station on the snow covered Raritan Valley Line
Just daily switching duty in Tacoma. This the the old Great Northern yard known as "Log Yard".
"Fighting the West Slope"
A pair of D9-44CWs battle the steep grades of the West Slope at Lilly with a long loaded grain train. The rear of the train has a hard working q... (more)
This former Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern SD39 looks good in its MN&S-inspired paint as it switches sand cars near Chippewa Falls on Wisconsin Northern.
Heavy snow pounds Flagstaff as a BNSF Z emerges from the white out. We saw 14 trains in about two hours. Wife's business trip to Vegas again, side trip to Flagstaff...
D&RGW 3084 East skateboards through the snow at Plainview, Colo. headed for Denver another 25 miles and 1500-ft. lower in elevation.
In a town that it rains more then the sun shines, I found a pair of Alaska GP's working the small yard in town after back loading the ARMS barge in a afternoon downpour. Whittier once a Military t... (more)
Freight moves through the streets of town at night.