A pair of brand new SDs pull a lumber drag through the Sacramento River Canyon.
Santa Fe 5342 leads Santa Fe 5382, and brand new EMD demonstrators #1 and #4 through Rana on their way to Cajon Pass. The early morning haze is finally starting to burn off on what will be a hot,... (more)
Southern Pacific 9396 leads an eastbound train past the old water tower and semaphore at Pantano.
Santa Fe 141 leads an eastbound train up the hill past the semaphore and old water tower at Pantano. It might seem that this photo was of a Santa Fe train going past one of the semaphores on the ... (more)
A rare leader these days, a standard cab SD60 brings NS 17G under the MP 307 signal bridge in Derry, PA.
NS 762 is almost to Bluefield as he passes through what is left of the beautiful fall color which is still clinging on before the long nights of winter set in. In less than 16 hours the train woul... (more)
An NS spartan cab SD70 leads manifest freight 309 west, coming out of the siding after meeting eastbound 36T. A crane and other equipment are positioned for upcoming maintenance work. Loco... (more)
The LA&L crew has stopped their RS-1 at the interchange and looks over their paperwork as they wait for a local to drop cars for them to pickup on a warm summer night. Taken at the night p... (more)
Semaphore sentinels stand guard for yet another night, awaiting judgement day.
Nickel Plate Road 765 charges towards LaSalle Street with the 2018 Joliet Rocket!
During a "clipper system," a westbound tanker train NS 65M passes MP 388 intermediate NYC signals on the NS Chicago Line. The rear of NS 12Q can be slightly seen on main 2 just past the ... (more)
NKP 765 opens up as she hauls the Joliet Rocket through Robbins, IL under Rock Island searchlights.
Thirty miles from tie-up at Klamath Falls, Oregon, an eastbound BNSF manifest has just crossed Union Pacific's Modoc Line. The semaphore signals protecting the diamond were originally installed by... (more)
CSX intermodal Q142 meets manifest Q509 at the south end of the siding in Ottawa, Ohio, passing by classic B&O CPL's that guard the control point.Locomotives:Q142CSX 846 ES44AC... (more)
A new signal tower now stands in front of the C&O signals at the south end of CSX's Walbridge Yard as a pair of UP locos lead CSX intermodal Q151 south. Locomotives:UP 5393 ES44ACU... (more)