Trying to avoid the stinging wind and blowing snow, the conductor on L-593 opened the nose door on 4214 to protect a shove to the diesel house.
The journey of former Erie Mining F9As 4214 and 4210 to Indiana Boxcar's Vermilion Valley Railroad continues as the units arrived at Proctor, Minnesota. Here a crew member climbs on 4214 to protec... (more)
The V V RR uses these Geeps for possible rebuilds or parts hulks. The 3rd unit out was once NYC and she is starting to reveal her lightning stripe scheme after all these years. The unit in the for... (more)
The Vermilion Valley moves a few SD's of DMIR / EJ&E heritage to one of the railroad's storage tracks at their Olin, IN yard. These Iron Rangers will be readied by the V V RR/IBCX for duty on anot... (more)
Three IBC locomotives rest on the Chesapeake and Ohio at La Crosse. Some of their engine "facility" is easily accessible from public property near the town's baseball diamonds. Unfortunately for m... (more)
The Youngstown & Southeastern begins it's ascent up through the South Side of Youngstown back to Negley, OH.
Two IBCX GP's shove a lengthy cut of cars into Norfolk Southern's Haselton Yard. This Youngstown & Southeastern movement is composed of two gondolas for NS interchange and 37 coal hoppers being p... (more)
Hard to believe one day EJ&E power would be running on old C&O rails in rural LaPorte County! CKIN 818 leads a short cut of grain cars eastbound towards Wade Cabin where the C&O once crossed the M... (more)