Some action at CN's ore dock 6 in Duluth as three light units are on the ore dock approach while three GEs led by 2104 cross over on BNSF track with ore cars for loading limestone at Hallett Dock.... (more)
Q213 power mingles with A776.
Local job is using road train (455) power to work this morning. Some crews prefer the four axles and put these away, some don't. Waycross hasn't been dispatching the steady stream of same ol' CW4... (more)
Sunshowers, storm light and standard cabs....these are a few of my favorite things....
It was interesting to see the standard cab in the lead of so many "safer" choices.
Standard cab GE's are thankfully in high use on this part of CSXT. Here, 455 is leaving the A-Line under CFRC's control into their own yard.
Spartan cab GE's are said to be rare along CSX, but we see quite a few of them in Central FL on a regular basis.
Empty ore hoppers make their way south behind a trio of C40-8s after making a limestone delivery at Minntac.
CNW 8502 is dwarfed by grain elevators as it brings a coal train eastbound thru Arcadia, IL.
Eastbound Union Pacific stack train with three C40-8's returning to home rails at Daggett, California November 09, 1988. UP trains operate over Cajon Pass to LA on Santa Fe tracks through a tra... (more)
A southbound unit coal train rattles the windows of the old Toe River Free Will Baptist Church at Huntdale, NC. This is the former Clinchfield Railroad main line, but since CSX, it's been the BR, ... (more)
Only moments after a brief downpour, the clouds begin to break and the sun shines on the storage line in Chattanooga as a quite vivid rainbow arcs across the eastern sky.
A loaded limestone train has just crested the 2.2 percent grade of Proctor Hill behind a trio of ex-C&NW C40-8 GEs.
The ground remains damp from a thunderstorm that had just passed over Proctor yard as a limestone train prepares to depart for Minntac.
Fortunately our dreams came true. Stealth went away.