A westbound empty auto rack train bound for Illinois comes round the bend at control point NE over new rails following the January 5th derailment. Five of the hopper cars involved can still be see... (more)
"Cutting the Trucks"
It's snowing, but that doesn't stop the guys at Frontier Metals from torching the trucks of 2 Budd M3 Pairs; (LI 9822/ LI 9821) and (LI 9820/ LI 9819), as they prepare... (more)
Three BNSF Dash 9's lead a westbound intermodal train through Claude, TX passing the Attebury Grain Elevators at track speed.
On our road trip from New Orleans to San Diego, my father and I caught a westbound intermodal stopped at Cuervo just before the sun set.
Light helpers wait for a northbound intermodal to roll through Palmer Lake, Co.
A westbound stack passes an eastbound piggyback at Hedley.
Loud climbing out of the coal mine
First light highlights a southbound freight at Palmer Lake, Co.
Locomotive reserved for the HELP service to the heavier trains, still with the standard of painting of Brasil Ferrovias, but already incorporated the fleet of the company ALL
A pair of helpers shove on the rear of a southbound coal drag as it approaches the crest of the grade at Palmer Lake, CO.
The early morning light highlights a northbound empty hopper train just north of Palmer Lake.