NS 8025 'Monongahela' leads train 22W up the west slope at Summerhill, PA, passing the former PRR-style Auto 263 signals.
The North Crew rolls slowly towards Waterloo with a potash train and regular freight all in one big train. Normally the potash trains come off the UP at Manly with the UP power running thru, and t... (more)
Q003 passes beneath the New York Central-style signals at QD3 on the west side of Buffalo on a sunny winter afternoon.
The head-end brakeman is about to detrain as northbound WR-1 arrives in Port Henry. The hoppers on the head-end will be set off and taken up the old Lake Champlain and Moriah Railroad, which by t... (more)
Local SC-13 runs around its short train after having arrived from Whitehall. The empty D&H two-bay hoppers will be used to bring iron ore down the hill from Republic Steel's Mill No. 7 sintering ... (more)
NS 6704 leads NS 289 past the old NKP signals in New Castle, Indiana. It'll be pretty hard to catch standard cabs on the NS now with NS storing the SD60's and SD70's.
CP 286 highballs Sturtevant with a UP SD40N leading the way past the Milwaukee Road searchlights.
Crescent is where the B&M - D&H trackage splits 9.7 miles west of Mechanicville. My notes are incomplete but retired B&M dispatcher Wayne Hills suspects this westbound is a "short turn"... (more)
An eastbound ATSF pig roars past the trackside indicator at the east end of Woodford and heads for the 4th crossing of Tehachapi Creek. Before the widespread use of radio communication on the SP, ... (more)
After switching loads for empties at a local blasting company the Keenan switch crew heads back to Keenan yard to tie up for the day.
The sun sets on Northwest Ohio as a rack train races south along the route of the former C&O, which, at the time of this photo, was still marked with C&O signal bridges and active codeline. They ... (more)
204 with a UP leader splits the old southern signals at Bessemer city. These signals sure do look good for their age.
813 passes East through Itmann, almost to their destination at Elmore Yard.
212 rolls along past the snow covered Lowell, NC. The snow is still hanging around form the winter storm that blew through the area only a couple days before.
CSX Q693 passes through the last remaining C&O signal bridge now on a dreary evening in Eastern Kentucky.