C28 heads back west to Conway after completing it's work at Island Ave as it passes under the PRR signal bridge at MP 6.6 on the Fort Wayne line.
611 runs from the last rays of sunlight at control point Edna in Reidsville, NC. The sun is also about to set on the classic Southern cantilever mast, as the hoodies are in place and ready to ass... (more)
At this weekend, the Sauschwänzlebahn started the new season. Left of the locomotive there are the signals of the station Epfenhofen
A trademark of Tehachapi's eastern slope, the old Southern Pacific era iron frame signal bridge at MP 377 frames a westbound BNSF double stack train as it crawls out of the desert and into the Teh... (more)
In the last golden rays of sunlight, Q279 passes under the five track NYC signal bridge at CP 433 in Buffalo with a pair of EMD's leading the train west.
CNO&TP 6327 departs Milwaukee on Milwaukee Road's C&M Division with three leased Southern(CNO&TP)(Rathole) SD24's. Of all the leased loco's we had back then on the Milwaukee the SD24's from the S... (more)
A westbound vehicle train from Blue Island, Ill., to Argentine Yard in Kansas City, Kan., approaches the control point of "Yost" in the village of East Galesburg, Ill., on November 30, 2015. Lucki... (more)
A New York bound NJT train navigates the complexity of A interlocking. Recently acquired air rights resulted in covering the last surviving parts of New York Pen... (more)
The first revenue run for this SD70ACU pair NS 7264 and NS 7286 seen splitting the PRR signals at Newport on the head end of a loaded coal drag.
The mainline rails here are rusty and silent where once Rio Grande trains thundered out of Minturn, Colorado, attacking the steep grade 3% grade over Tennessee Pass. On August 12, 2015, at the eas... (more)
Four big Alcos do what they do best as they attack the grade out of Scranton with a lengthy train for the NS.
Leaving Taschereau Yard. CN 120 is starting to exit Taschereau Yard as it passes under a signal bridge on CN's Montreal sub. Power is CN 2855, CN 2194, CN 5787 & CN 2862 mid-train, the trai... (more)
The Amtrak Pennsylvanian streaks west past the signals at CP MO during the last moments of daylight in a heavy snow storm.
NJ Transit on the NYS&W
While not operating as a revenue passenger train, a lengthy Metro North equipment move passes the Newfoundland Station as it detours over the NYS&W. The... (more)
The westbound Lake Shore Limited passes under the ancient New York Central signals on a well lit night thanks to a bright moon. These signals have since fallen victim to PTC and associated upgrad... (more)