It's a cool, disgusting, cloudy day in north Georgia, but the railroads are still grinding away, as always. Here is CSX local train A756 on the Gainesville Midland Subdivision returning to Penderg... (more)
A trio of CN SD60s pierce a thick combination of fog, drizzle and snow as they move empty limestone cars to Duluth.
When a train has issues and can't move on it's own, a "rescue" locomotive is called in to pull the train to the shops for repair; just like one would call a tow truck for their disabled ... (more)
A Central Maine & Quebec Ry roadswitcher works the CP/CMQ interchange at Iberville on the first day of winter.
The crew at Valley Grain in Kingston Ohio work to load NS grain cars on a cold December evening. The EMD SW9 is remote control equipped and is operated by the worker controlling the flow of grain... (more)
A former SCL SD45 sits under the lights at the Worcester intermodal facility. A fresh crew will soon arrive and begin the nights work. It was nice to see this unit in GE land.
Battle of Light. The signals at Noimi Jct. battle to protect the CN Minntac Sub from an oncoming train. The signals won and the train headed up the CN Missabe Sub.
Northbound 4 express train arrives City Hall.
Southbound 5 express train arrives Union Square.This station features gap-fillers on the southbound platform that automatically operates when a train arrives.
With a light rain falling, a crew working in the GATX Railroad facility pause to set the breaks on a string of cars that have been spotted in one of the shed tracks.
GRLW's annual Santa train sits at it's last stop in Pelzer, SC.
An Eastbound empty grain rolls into the quaint town of Truckee after a night of snow changed the scene into a winter wonderland.
A late Roper trundles up the hill passing under the last set of searchlights on Donner.
The last set of searchlights bracket the double track main line as a UP stack train battles the blizzard conditions prevailing the summit of Donner Pass.
NS 8327's headlights peek through the falling snow as it curves through Laurel Valley with NS 112 in tow.