On a foggy October 31, 2017, a BNSF SD70ACe leads a CREX ES44AC and a string of empty coal hoppers north through the town of Palmer Lake, CO.
I figured I would put this up for Halloween. We just happened to be at Canyon Diablo, when what should show up but the infamous Santa Fe 666. The devil unit at the devil canyon. It's the only time... (more)
Nearing the end of the line at Pleasant Street in Library, this two-car LRV has just passed under the Montour Trail bridge which formerly carried the Montour Railroad over these PAT tracks.
Westbound empties snake their way up the east slope of Bluefield Yard.
Emerging out from one of the many tunnels on the former Clinchfield Railroad, an empty coal train returning from Duke Energy in Brice, North Carolina powers through Haysi, Virginia on a cold and w... (more)
An EMD SD60M leads a westbound tank car train through Ogden Dunes, at milepost 488 on the Chicago Line.
A nice view of the Chicago skyline and trains from the West Roosevelt road bridge. What a cold city at this time of the year!
Wilmington and Western locomotive 8408 pulls the 2:30 Autumn Leaf train through the former NVF complex in Yorklyn, DE. The complex has undergone a huge clean up, in the hopes to redevelop the site... (more)
A westbound freight rolls through Torrance, PA.
Late morning run to Library slows for a stop at the Mesta station.
The conductor gets a breath of fresh autumnal air as he waits in the passing siding for his train to return from a switching move, in 1984.
The Test Of Time
It is the eve of the Centennial Anniversary of the Nashville Chattanooga & St. Louis Depot in the small farming community of Bridgeport, AL. The Spanish Mission a... (more)
A pair of locomotives trail on the rear of a northbound empty coal train on October 27, 2017 in Palmer Lake, CO.
Westbound stacks approach the signals protecting the east portal of Sand Patch Tunnel, located a few yards ahead.
Conductor Wally Harpp walks through the brush to the call box in order to obtain permission, and get the signal, to proceed across the EJ&E Porter Line with his westbound train, which is on the fo... (more)