An eastbound Canadian National train passes Burlington Northern’s depot at Rochelle, Illinois, on May 6, 1995. Unfortunately, the station was demolished in December 2007.
Zero dark thirty and a minus 26 degrees air temperature as the engineer pulls empties up to the signal to wait for his conductor to drive up and climb into the warm cab where they will tone up the... (more)
CN 5262, among the first wave of GMD Dash 2 power to join CN faces off with DMIR 409 a second hand SD40-3 at Proctor, MN diesel shops. The 5262 sports a unique looking winter shroud over the air i... (more)
CN 2866 leads a northbound freight over the Cloquet River near Saginaw, MN on the former DMIR. The bridge is built as two separate structures sharing the same abutments, the result of double track... (more)
During a nice winter snowfall, A pair of GE's lead a heavy westbound as they approach Passekeag, New Brunswick.
During a nice winter snowfall, A pair of GE's lead a heavy westbound up the 3 mile climb into Quispamsis, New Brunswick. I'm guessing the train was doing about 12mph when I shot them, but they'll ... (more)
Canadian National 324 barrels along at track speed kicking up the newly fallen snow.
Leaving their train on the transfer track. CN 149 has just left their train on the transfer track of CN's Montreal Sub, as the power (SD75I's CN 5732, CN 5742 & CN 5673) heads east light to... (more)
CN Work 908 makes its way south from Huntsville with work at Washago, Brechin and Pefferlaw through a bit of a snow squall.
CN comes down off the Montreal Secondary past the Syracuse Amtrak Station. Passengers on the platform indicate an Amtrak train is due soon. Year approximate.
CN SD60 5463 leads NS 55X west under the since-removed NYC signal bridges at CP 426 on the Chicago Line.
The day after a snowstorm, in a somewhat winter wonderland, a pair of Tier 4s lead train A406, as they pass by the old train station at Hampton, New Brunswick. It's now a tourist bureau.
A nice treat on the CSX mainline in Erie as a standard cab C40-8 from CN leads ethanol train K653 west on a summer afternoon. Locomotives: CN 2029 C40-8CN 2609 C40-9W
Stranger in these parts. Former IC SD 70 leads CN train 406. Just out of Gordon Yard in Moncton and onto the main line. This is where they start to give some throttle to get up to track speed.
It's been a while since I used my digital camera. Fresh snow motivated me to venture out. GE 3105 assisted with train 406 to Saint John.