Today I'm thinking of Lloyd Lewis, a good friend who passed away a few days ago. He was 69. In the late '80s, Lloyd was CSX's corporate communications guy in charge of the annual Santa train. I ha... (more)
On September 25, 1984, Seaboard System Extra 7091 South attains the top of the switchback at Hagans, VA. Behind the three six-motor units on the point are 90 cars of coal loaded at Merna, KY, then... (more)
Two SD45s lead a westbound SP manifest through the curves at Beaville, just east of the Allard Horseshoe.
A long eastbound pig train exits tunnel 10 in the distance and is about to pound over the west switch of Marcel.
The rear unit of a light helper breaks into sunlight momentarily before receding into shadow as it heads downhill below the Loop.
Five SD40-2s lead an eastbound UP vehicle train over the Clio Viaduct.
A westbound manifest pounds up the short but steep hill between Bena and Sandcut
The daylight 60 heads out to Riverhead to service Paraco Gas, rounding the curve past milepost 70 under the Long Island Expressway.
UP 7525 leads a westbound manifest @ 21:03 hrs.
For a combined birthday- and wedding celebration, historic steam engine B 3/4 from SBB Historic was pulling a fitting train from Zürich up the northern ramp of Gotthard to Göschenen