With their train in order, Mass Coastal 2008 is about ready to depart the yard in Middleboro and head southbound to Hyannis. With 2008 is former New Haven FL9Ms 2026 and 2011. They were recently p... (more)
The Closest Thing to Fall Color...Under storm lighting, a westbound intermodal headed up by Norfolk Southern's Norfolk Southern heritage unit (that sounds odd, I know, but there's a... (more)
Was surprised by this business extra today. I missed the prized shot in Bunnell, but was lucky as a crew change happened between here and there allowing me to catch up.
Amtrak F59PHI 467 leads a line of 6 F59s under the famed Chicago Skyline as night falls. These units may soon belong to Metra.
A former Southern Pacific tunnel motor and former BRC switcher form an unlikely pair residing at the shuttle elevator in Berthold.
UP 6911 has slowed to a crawl as it prepares to stop at the crew office at the north end of the Yermo Yard. Note the two old cars. Photo taken with permission.
A pair of helpers shove manifest freight 17G, passing the head end of intermodal 16N on the mountainside just west of Horseshoe Curve.
As AMTK 189 (P42DC) lead a triple headed California Zephyr through the Denver Yard at slow speed the baggage car and a sleeper car jumped off the rails. Both trucks of the baggage car jumped but ... (more)
Santa Fe "Kodachrome" merger unit 5966 east leads two GP30 merger units and 3 other SF blue units on a heavy manifest train near Blue Cut in Cajon Pass on a beautiful November afternoon.
Amtrak FL9 No 488 passes Peekskill with the New York bound Lake Shore Limited, which left Chicago at 1825 on the previous evening. Does this loco still exist?
Power lays over at Ashland on New Year's Day 1987. Local jobs on the Siskiyou Line at the time were almost exclusively covered by SD9s.
NS 964 heads west at MP 225 in Tipton, with dead C40-8s in tow for LTEX. This was the first of 3 Funeral Trains of the C40-8s. A Signal maintainer is changing burnt out bulbs on the signal bridge ... (more)
A cool, cloudy morning greets the eastbound Tennessee Central Museum special as it crosses the Caney Fork on it's eastbound run to Monterey, TN.