A pair of CSX GP15T's switch cars in CSX's Niagara Falls Yard. This yard primarily serves the massive chemical plants in the area, not something that jumps into one's mind when they think of Niaga... (more)
A nice treat on the CSX mainline in Erie as a standard cab C40-8 from CN leads ethanol train K653 west on a summer afternoon. Locomotives: CN 2029 C40-8CN 2609 C40-9W
Fresh from GE's Erie Plant, ES58ACi's bound for Vale in Brazil sit atop heavy duty flatcars awaiting pickup by the CSX yard crew.
A Pennsylvania Railroad dwarf signal guards the siding at Keating where RJ Corman interchanges with Norfolk Southern. I'm glad to have photographed this when I did, as NS is now removing this and ... (more)
Still in Bessemer paint, SD40T-3 #905 leads an ore train southbound past the searchlight signals at MD South on a beautiful October day. Locomotives: BLE 905 SD40T-3CN 5422 SD60more)
With a quartet of EMD's on the point, B&P's SIRI departs Bradford, PA and heads south. The two locomotives in RCPE colors have now been repainted into corporate orange & black. Locomotive... (more)
With paint schemes that are strikingly similar, an Indian Railways lES43ACmi for export and an FEC ES44C4 sit side by side as they await pickup from the GE Transportation plant in Erie. Lo... (more)
Two East Erie Commercial crew members ride the flat to guard the shove as a shipment of brand new locomotives bound for Brazil are moved out of the GE Transportation Plant in Erie.
NS intermodal train 23K crosses the NKP trestle near the NY-PA state line and heads west in last light. Locomotives:NS 7635 ES40DCNS 9269 C40-9WNS 2761 SD70M-2
An NS GP60 leads a light power move towards Burns Harbor to pick up cars of coil steel from Acelor Mittal. Locomotives:NS 7144 GP60NS 3070 GP40-2
A freshly painted Canadian Pacific AC4400 leads NS train 28N through the Canisteo River Valley.
Locomotives:CP 8639 AC44CWNS 2708 SD70M-2
A CSX mother-slug set of a GP40-2 and GP30 Road Slug idle in Goodman Street Yard on the day after Christmas. Locomotives:CSX 6425 GP40-2CSX 2249 GP30 Road Slug
A pair of IORY EMD's wait for permission to enter CSX's Queensgate Yard with an ex-BN SD40-2 in the lead. Locomotives:HLCX 7014 SD40-2IORY 4070 SD40T-2
A pair of IORY EMD's leads an autorack train past the CPL signals as it departs CSX's Queensgate yard and heads for home rails. Locomotives:IORY 4070 SD40T-2HLCX 7014 SD40-2
A fairly rare CN cowl unit in the zebra striped scheme leads an NS ethanol train north into NS's Gest Street Yard in Cincinnati where the train will be recrewed. If you look just above the bridge ... (more)