An eastbound manifest illuminates the classic search light signal at H26.6 as the day draws to an end.
CSX rack train Q241 rolls under the C&O signals at Risingsun, Ohio, led by CSXT 4384. The 4384 was chosen to pull last year's Clinchfield Santa Train and the nose of the unit was decorated to rese... (more)
Eastbound freight 12V has a rolling meet with westbound coal train 776 at "Wandle" on the former PRR mainline. Shots like these are hard to come by given the current traffic volume and p... (more)
Past dual ditching projects. A very long CN 120 (704 axles) is exiting Taschereau Yard with CN 8010, BCOL 4612, CN 2146 & CN 2267 for power up front and no DPU (a rarity recently). It is pa... (more)
Amtrak P42DC No. 1 leads train No. 2 through Stockham, location of much-used double crossovers in Tucson. The dispatcher has this morning's Sunset Limited on Track 2, where she'll be right to the ... (more)
On a sunny morning in January 1989, An eastbound SP intermodal train climbs the heavy grade at Woodford, CA. The train has just met a Santa Fe counterpart in the north siding bound for the Central... (more)
A pair of CSX GE's bring a string of empty coal hoppers past the signals at Dayhoit,KY.
A westbound BNSF stack train swings through the S-curve at West Chillicothe near Chillicothe, Illinois as it makes its way west toward Fort Madison. The train is passing under the soon to be repla... (more)
Inbound road train from Mattawamkeag passes the dual set of search lights (the second set being OOS) at River Rd on the east side of Fairfield.
Clinging to Life The PRR's position lights are an endangered species. A few vintage examples still cling to life on the mountainside above Altoona, such as this one at PT 244. As an... (more)
One of the last remaining B&O tilting target board signals sits in downtown North Vernon, IN. Three days per week, the Madison Railroad's North Vernon local runs past this signal as they come and... (more)
Q693 passes between the bracket signals at Calgon, having just begun its journey to Shelby from Russell
Q693 passes the C&O era signal at WD Cabin, between Catlettsburg and Louisa on the Big Sandy Sub
A short Q693 passes the C&O cantilever signal at RB Cabin with a rare YN2 Dash 8 widecab leading the way.