As fall colors slowly working their way in, GDLK's transfer job from CSX's Wyoming Yard is on their way back to Hughart Yard in Grand Rapids.
MQT 2042 heading east at Cascade Peace Park with cars for King Milling in Lowell. Last day for MQT 2042 after a 5 month run as it was due to head back towards Baldwin to run on back on Marquette.... (more)
MQT 2042 heading east at Alta Dale Ave with cars for Amway in Ada and King Milling in Lowell. Last day for MQT 2042 after a 5 month run as it was due to head back towards Baldwin to run on back o... (more)
NS train running west down the Porter Branch splitting the signals headed towards Willow Springs.
Heading east on this elevated curve, we see this load enroute to Elkhart.
After waiting in a siding for a westbound, this eastbound gains speed quickly enroute to South Bend about an hour after sunrise.
Was out hunting trains, specifically this new GP38-3, but instead was also able to hunt this fella. He paused for a while, but moved when the locomotive got closer.
Z62711 rolling south, passing Harlem going towards Waverly Yard in Holland. Elevator in the background is from CHS.
Was headed out to see D700 heading west out of Holland, when I spotted the yard job that runs out to Hamilton once a week. Had to make a course correction and followed them out to Hamilton instea... (more)
Heard that Y121 was going to head out to Padnos to pickup loads of scrap as soon as a coal load cleared on the mainline. Headed over to the parking deck to watch them pull out of Padnos with thei... (more)
Long hood forward running through the S-curves south of the Kalamazoo River, GP30M4216 and I see this short local. They headed down to New Buffalo to run around their train, work at Sawyer, and b... (more)
Cresting a hill, this westbound went through Athens and is enroute towards Winder.
Just before sunset, Captain CAPS and I see a westbound leaving Edgerton. Next stop was Barney's Bar and Grill in Evansport OH for some steak tips :)
Westbound nearing Ligonier, we see this double stack train in late afternoon light.
Geometry train going east(north) by 20th st in Holland, caught just after work and before heading to dinner with my wife and her sister...they wondered why I was late :) 06/18/08