The BNSF team finalize plans before Exec MAC 9709 moves across the road and begins assembling a train in the small yard in Golden, Colorado.
Out in the Sandhills of Nebraska about halfway between Broken Bow and Thedford lies Linscott, almost precisely where cornfields end and cattle ranching begins. There isn't much to distinguish Lins... (more)
While driving to go get lunch, I heard the sweet sound of a Leslie in the distance. Without knowing the power, I turned around to go grab the train, hoping for an SD60I at best. To my surprise, NS... (more)
An aging SD70MAC shoves a coal load out of Hobson through CP Hall.
A sunny morning on CN&L Sub: The daily run of autoracks from Louisville, KY to Cayce, SC is running down the CN&L Sub with a pair of SD70M's for power. We have seen an uptick in these ... (more)
Burlington Northern Santa Fe 9649 was built in 1995.
With the sun making a late evening appearance, UPS train 203 heads south through the Virginia countryside with quite the trio of motors. Leading the way is a former BN 'Executive' scheme SD70MAC, ... (more)
A solo veteran SD80MAC leads empty autorack train I87 westbound over the Walnut Creek Trestle in Fairview, PA. Locomotives:NS 7202 SD80MAC
Burlington Northern SD70MAC 9485 at Bill, Wyoming on July 22, 1995.
An SD80MAC leads a rare daylight NS 350 through Raleigh, NC with a tank in the consist.
Two versions of the EMD seventy series bring up the rear of an eastbound loaded coal train.
Hanging out in Vancouver, i came across this executive mac leading a coal train right before i was about to leave town.
A brief break in the afternoon's thunderstorm finds westbound grain loads struggling up 3-track at the west end of Harriman. Power on this day includes a current (UP 3663) and a former (NS SD70ACu... (more)
Norfolk Southern's hotshot intermodal makes a very rare daylight appearance south of Atlanta with former and current engines from Union Pacific providing the power for the priority train.
A hole in the fog lights up an average coal train, except for the SD70MAC leader. At 20 years old, this one is developing some character.