A westbound local with a unit of SOU/NS heritage in the lead does some switching. Rain threatens.
IAIS GP38-2 710 leads the Rock Island heritage ES44AC 513 on a Silvis to Peoria manifest.
Four TC&W 4-axle units lead a short transfer from BNSF back to home rails across the Mississippi River.
Missouri Pacific 2012 sits in the small yard in Colton.
From the deck......
First Union Rail's 5574 (ex Norfolk Southern GP38-2) has been working with two BNSF units between Longmont and Fort Collins, as well as making the occasional run to Boulder and Broomfield, Colorad... (more)
P&W GP38-2 2006 leads three GEs on CT-1 towards Cedar Hill yard.
Providence & Worcester CT-1 rolls through a sucker hole of sunlight in Durham after picking up cars in Middletown.
CN Greenwood switcher interchanging on the Columbus and Greenville. Early morning surprise catch for us.
UP 801 (GP38-2) backs a load of ballast into the yard which will be used once the new automated switches are installed.
Watco's Birmingham Terminal Railway now hosts this special paint scheme honoring the University of Alabama at Birmingham, prominently featuring the school's mascot "Blaze the dragon" as ... (more)
The Williamsport-Berwick local heads west with new Chessie System boxcars built at Berwick Forge & Fabricating Corp. Within the month the last W-B local will run to Berwick and return on these rai... (more)
FURX 5569 leads train DREI 101 through the small town of La Place Illinois.