A loaded grain train, 2x1 Dp-d, passes over the Quachita River in downtown Monroe as they work west on the Vicksburg Sub. They are following a slow moving MARSH. They both met the hot IDAAT here a... (more)
The KCS Business Train toured the Beaumont Sub enroute to Shreveport on May 4th. The weather this day made things interesting and train traffic moving slowly. This hotshot would have to meet a loa... (more)
Job 82 returns from CN with a short 20 car train, crossing over one of many drainage canals in the region.
Transfer YAV10 returns home, rising above the pre-Christmas traffic of New Orleans.
Shreveport-Bossier City turn LBC202 returns home with three GP38-2's and three GP32ECO's hauling 63 cars of local traffic across the Red River to Deramus Yard.
The last day of 2021 was a good one! The Phase I heritage unit came down on train #59 (City of New Orleans), and I just so happened to be going to New Orleans for the Sugar Bowl. Here's a shot of... (more)
BNSF H NSILAL1 22 passes over the 17th Street Canal and a much used flood wall in the time since this picture was taken.
The easily accessible but seemingly lesser photographed Norfolk Southern bridge over the Industrial Canal hosts a short Chattanooga-New Orleans freight.
NS 131 on the Northern side of Lake Pontchartrain with the New Jersey Central and Pennsylvania heritage locomotives.
Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 leads the Union Pacific Museums Benefit Excursion over the Huey P. Long bridge and out of New Orleans as it begins the next leg of its 2021 Tour.
Easing their way over the Huey P Long bridge from New Orleans into Bridge City, Ed Dickens takes UP 4014 out of town on the way towards Plaquemine, LA with the UP Museum fundraiser excursion.
Big Boy And The Big Easy. On the afternoon of Friday, August 20, 2021, Union Pacific Railroad's 4-8-8-4 4014 (Big Boy) crossed the Mississippi River over Huey P. Long Bridge with the city o... (more)
Mission Accomplished! I was able to get the shot that I drove so far to get: The World's Largest Steam Locomotive Crossing the Huey P. Long Bridge.
A Martin Lake, TX, bound coal train rolls across Caddo Lake on the KCS Shreveport Terminal Sub. Now that I have been to Shreveport, I understand the move these trains do going to the UP there. The... (more)
Train MLIGN 21, with transfer crew YAV10 22 at the helm, crosses the CSX Industrial Canal bascule bridge with a brand new AC44ACM in the lead.