A couple classics roll north through Granite City.
Green and red wrapped bi-level commuter cars clash with the blue locomotive of a Metra UP North Line train parked in weekend storage on the lower level at the Kenosha station.
The soaring mountains of the front range are behind this loaded eastbound coal train but it is still on solid 2% downgrade as it approaches Leydon siding on the outskirts of Denver.
The Iowa Northern has been working towards getting themselves better setup for winter weather. The railroad purchased 2 plows to help keep the railroad open. Here a crew gets the Jordan Spreader s... (more)
A westbound drag freight on track 3.
Trains and Planes Under Threatening Skies. A passing storm system dumps rain in the background across the high desert as PRLX works a cut of cars to the transfer point with Union Pacific's ... (more)
A loaded ethanol train out of western Iowa rolls east of the CN Dubuque Sub. The train is about 10 miles east of Waterloo as they roll over the hogback territory. 3 NS units will go thru with the ... (more)
I believe this place is called Verdemont. The train had just received a new crew, here. Seen in October 2000.
And then it snowed. Snow has been in low supply in the New York Metropolitan area over the winter of 2018-2019. But on the afternoon of Wednesday, February 20, 2019, the temperatures dropped below... (more)
Two Products of Alco - Steam & Diesel. Nevada Northern's famed pair of Alco diesels idle across from the depot this chilly afternoon as another, older, product of Alco - Nevada Northern No.... (more)
CNW 6869 crosses Crawford Creek near Ambridge, WI in September of 1993.
An eastbound with a loco consist typical of the time, 7 locos with what looks to be 7 different models.
A Southbound Cheyenne to Denver goes over Old Happy Jack Rd as it departs Cheyenne.
OK&T freight waits at East Salina for a UP local to clear. From this point to Abilene, Santa Fe and OK&T ran over UP's Kansas Pacific.