FEC 905 heads north with loads from 910 bound for Jax. Wed and Fri seems to be the days when extra freight from New Smyrna is sent to Jax.
The Southwest Chief crosses the Mississippi River bridge at Fort Madison with Amtrak's Phase IV heritage unit on the point.
IC 111 (Müchen-Klagenfurt) crosses from the lower to the upper Klammtunnel. The track goes straight across two solid granite blocks which are separated by this canyon, called Gasteiner klamm. Its ... (more)
The Norfolk Southern Office Car Special rolls East through Prichard on a warm June afternoon. Passing under the N&W era coaling tower, the train full of exec's passes the new Heartland Intermodal ... (more)
B74-S303-G515 await departure from Appleton Dock with an empty Qube grain consist.
Bird watching... Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 eases into view as Charleston Station Agent Matt Crouch waits to load the Chicago-bound train with luggage. Nearly two dozen people will ... (more)
130 years old 0-6-0 steamlocomotive Ed 3/3 # 4 "SCHWYZ" of association DVZO is entering Bäretswil with train 31143 R from Hinwil to Bauma.
Metra smokes up coming out of Union Station. Metra had some of the smokiest F40s I've ever seen on this trip.
NMBS / SNCB 1806 with EC 45 "Parsifal" from Paris-Nord to Köln Hbf in the valley of the river Meuse.
Luckily these classic signal bridges still populate the west end of the railroad... for now. Night Gas heads into Plains to meet two.
Classic Montana scene. Day Gas rolls through a local farmers field as the sprinklers keep the crops refreshed and some cows look very uninterested.
Between the parade of passenger trains, an Amtrak "Cities Sprinter" ACS-64 is captured in tow en route to the shops in Delaware. The Philadelphia skyline serves as backdrop on this moody day in M... (more)