This loaded ethanol train is grinding and clawing its way up the Scales Mound Hill. These 2 GE's got down to 5 mph as this work hard to lift this tonnage up the .8% grade between Galena and Scales... (more)
The local auction place in Raymond is getting a nice collection of old vehicles together for their next auction. Here the daily Waterloo to Kirk Yard manifest train works hard past as they make th... (more)
L567 pulls the the horses back as they slow up for Manchester. This job works at 17:00 Monday thru Friday out of Cedar Rapids and makes a Manchester Turn. During the summer days, that make this a ... (more)
The sun has just peeked over the hill side, as CN B730 heads by "The Lake", as they start their descent down into Saint John, New Brunswick.
A unit frac sand train with CN power, including an ex Illinios Central SD70 leader, passes by an NS powered GREX ballast train at Dean Siding in Erie. Locomotives:IC 1002 SD70CN 22... (more)
The westbound freight leans into the curve before stopping. It works the yard leaving cars for the next days local. CN 2137 is the second loco.
A loaded grain train out of Yetter bound for Helvetia, LA, for unloading passes thru Independence. Odd ball KCS unit is helping the cause out today. We don't see alot of KCS power in Iowa on the C... (more)
With the long days during the summer and a new job start time at 17:00, this L567 has been in the back of mind for something to hit up this summer. Well thru extra bulk trains 3 SD60's worked thei... (more)
A pair of vintage CN boxcab electrics have assisted a VIA train on the "underground" portion of its departure from Montreal. The train is stopping to remove the electrics and send the F... (more)
Chicago-Kamloops train Q119 climbs through "The Lodge" behind a half decent motive power consist of CN SD75I 5728 and CN C40-8M 2437.
Vancouver-Montreal train Q108 heads downhill into Edson behind CN ES44AC 2809.
CN trains B759 and L564 meet just east of English on CN's Edson Sub.
Amidst some changing fall colours, CN C40-8Ws 2191 and 2179 lead loaded grain train G843 down the main at Pyramid.
BCOL C40-8Ms 4619 and 4607 coast towards Fitzwilliam with a 95 car loaded grain train.
CN C40-8 2009 and ET44AC 3075 lead train Q119 west on the Edson Sub between Wildwood and Leaman. I'm sure the crew was thrilled about the power configuration.