A westbound UP manifest is strung out over the horseshoe curve at the mouth of Coal Creek Canyon, gaining elevation on its way toward the tunnel district.
This afternoon a relatively minor head on collision took place on the KCT Low Line between UP Armourdale Yard and Adams Street Interlocking just north of Kansas Avenue in Kansas City, KS.
A DME... (more)
Cotton Belt Tunnel Motor #9295 rounds Tehachapi Loop.
The elusive over and under shot at SHEN with a westbound Q217 on the CSX Cumberland Sub and the hot intermodal NS 203 south on the NS H Line.
I finally pulled off the true over over under shot at Santa Fe Jct./BNSF Crossing. Every train in the shot was moving, albeit the move on the bottom, UP Train MLIKS 11, was slow rolling up to a re... (more)
La rue Proudhon on a friday evening
From top to bottom:
- a TGV Duplex entering Paris Gare de Lyon on the flyover
- a TGVSE accelerating out of Paris Gare de Lyon on... (more)
It's last light at Big Ten Curve as a loaded coal train descends toward Denver. The three mid-train helpers are moving Right to Left, while the front portion of the train is moving Left to Right b... (more)
A view from the coal dock at East Altoona reveals a passenger train, powered by a EP40,on the main line westward to the Altoona station. The dead steam in the foreground will probably never run a... (more)
The 1987 L&N Historical Society convention in Corbin, KY featured a memorable night shot where the High Line crossed the CV Sub main. The convention was held in October, but two months earlier, Ga... (more)
CSX AC4400 350 wearing a new paint job crosses over the NS Macon to Columbus mainline on it's way to Manchester, while NS Dash 9 9010 sits with a tie train waiting to proceed West. This is Junctio... (more)
While UP's hot shot ZBRLC holds at Caliente, the MWCRV 22 drops down the hill and into Caliente.
As the cars of a westbound manifest circle the Loop above, its head end appears on the approach below.
UP 5716 charges out of Cheyenne with five on the point and one mid train DPU on this westbound manifest as a BNSF northbound coal train gets a new crew.
On a frigid afternoon in Kansas City, four big locomotives haul a heavy and hot eastbound stack train up and over the Flyover as a UP coal load waits on the High Line underneath. The stack train ... (more)
North- and southbound CSX freights meet under an NS 216 train waiting to come off the Ohio River Bridge. The CSX northbound is coming at us.