The NS NYC heritage unit leads coal empties west for more southern Indiana coal as it passes thru Harrodsburg.
KCS SD70MAC No. 3939 pushes on the rear of a unit sand train headed south into Saginaw Yard for a crew change. The KCS crew will hand off the train to BNSF here, who in turn will hand it off to Ft... (more)
A westbound BNSF manifest roars through the vertical curves at Williams Junction. At the far left, a vehicle train headed for Phoenix via the Peavine Line approaches on Main One.
A northbound BNSF freight crosses the Bighorn River as it enters Wind River Canyon between Piper and Dornick, Wyoming, on June 20, 2017.
Norfolk Southern 121. normally autoparts, is hauling 100% loaded autoracks fresh out of Detroit, MI and Fort Wayne, IN shortly after sunrise near Clymers, In on the former Wabash Railroad.
Long freight trains and corn fields. These are two very evident elements of rural Ohio. Both of which are depicted here just outside of Crestline.
After receiving a signal to proceed north from the main 1 track to the single main at Haletown, TN (MP J-133.1 James) a very late CSX Q142-09 (Jacksonville,FL-North Baltimore,OH) with a trio of Ci... (more)
Back on it's near maiden voyage, new Tier 4 3100 leads eastbound stack train Q120, as they round the S Curve at Upper Dorchester, NB, in early morning light.
A westbound Amtrak San Joaquin passes vineyard's at Duffy filed with pools of rain water. Out here southeast of Stockton, where the topography is pancake flat, these short trains do all of track s... (more)
From time to time, foreign units made it to the coal fields in the Appalachia area. A combination of locomotives in UP and SP paint schemes leaves Appalachia with another coal train. The train was... (more)
In need of a paint job after repairs from a collision in 2008, NS 8352 leads eastbound 36A between Ardara and Larimer, Pa.
CN 2913 leads stack train Q120 through the thick fog at Fort Lawrence, Nova Scotia.
CP/NS 930 rounds the curve on the approach to Howard's siding at mp125 in Westport, NY
My first trip out to the Needles end of the BNSF Needles sub features the mountains around Essex CA.
The Southern Heritage unit drew a crowd of railfans as it lead train 202 on a warm summer morning.