Just outside CSXT's Cayce Yard sits the small storage area for Commercial Metals. The facility is serviced by 2 industry switchers at any given time. With their primary power down because of an ... (more)
Utah Central 201 is an aging chop-nose GP9 painted in glossy pure black, making it hard to see in any situation. Here it is cut in mid-train to set out several boxcars at the Petersen Steel wareho... (more)
Kasgro Rail Corporation depressed center flat car KWUX 200, owned by Siemens Power Corporation, brings up the rear of westbound NS 37A as it passes under the Westinghouse Bridge in East Pittsburgh... (more)
New locomotive for the Indian Railways on its way to the port for shipment
If you ever wondered what happened to some of Amtrak’s ExpressTrak reefer cars, the answer can be found in Colorado’s San Luis Valley. In this view from September 1, 2013, a group of the cars sit ... (more)
Really white—trucks and allTwo retired tank cars are being used at a storage facility at Ansel, Colorado, along the shortline San Luis Central on September 1, 2013. The cars are no long... (more)
"Pulls from Manhattan Beer"
New York & Atlantic Railway SW1001 101 leads 2 MP15ACs and 4 box cars up-grade out of Manhattan Beer Distributors in Queens.
Early CSX paint schemes included variants that were not widely propagated. Here, a C&O 100-ton hopper has retained its reporting marks, and the CSX logo includes the word, “Transportation”. This w... (more)
Five months old, a Florida East Coast boxcar rolls through Belt Line Junction, Pennsylvania.
Escanaba & Lake Superior was another of the many short lines that tried to cash in on the short-lived per diem box car market. Here one of their cars rolls through McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania.
In the past few years I’ve seen photos that included Cryo-Trans reefers that were filthy and tagged beyond recognition. Here is what one looked like when fresh.
This 76 year-old survivor was spotted moving through the UP's North Yard on the back of a grain train. Built in April of 1941, DRGW 69035 was last serviced in 1969 and was utilized as a tool car ... (more)
Sometimes while railfanning you come across some gems. These vintage tank cars were found on a siding in Mead, Colorado.
A cosmetically restored former L&N boxcar (built in Sept. 1965) is displayed on the turntable at the Huntsville Depot & Museum in downtown Huntsville, AL.
A creative graffiti artist has given this car a rather artistic touch.