Iowa Interstate QJ 2-10-2 6988 leads an excursion back towards Mitchellville, Iowa after making a run to Altoona. The crew puts on a good show as the train flies around the bend.
CP GP38-2 3134 leads CP 2-286 south through Des Plaines.
The Union Pacific passenger car deadhead continues its northward journey from Iowa... okay, more like really west, and then a sharp turn north, toward Oakland. Perhaps the reason being that the hi... (more)
CP 2-286 rolls south on the UP Milwaukee Sub with a GP38-2 leading.
Amtrak 281 passes by the old abutments from the West Shore bridge on the CSX mainline.
Union Pacific SD70AH No.8858 and SD70AH No.8968 lead the Experience Union Pacific Display Train as it deadheads from Council Bluffs to Oakland. The train is crossing the old Southern Pacific trest... (more)
NS SD80MAC 7207 leads train C47 on the wrong main under the historic PRR signal bridge at Summerhill, PA on a dreary day. This train sported 6 of the foamier Conrail Big Macs for its trip west, th... (more)
A sight that won't be seen too much longer. With NS heading west with their replacement signaling moving at a fast pace, these old PRR signals at Summerhill on the Pittsburgh line will fall in sho... (more)
As the sun sets on a warm September evening, a solo AC44 leads CSX train Q261 near Depew NY.
CSX SD40-2 8812 leads a detouring CP 474 east through Rondout.
Double Heritage on Horseshoe Curve
Norfolk Southern train 25V climbs the grade on Horseshoe Curve with NS 8098 (Conrail ES44AC), NS 1067 (Reading SD70ACe), and NS 9155 (C40-9W).
Norfolk Southern priority intermodal train 25V rounds Horseshoe Curve with the Conrail and Reading heritages units.
Norfolk Southern priority intermodal train 25V rounds Horseshoe Curve with the Conrail heritage unit leading the Reading heritage unit.
On the first day of March, a rare visitor makes an appearance to upstate NY. Built in 1993, BC Rail 4626, a GE C40-8M "Draper Taper" leads mixed train Q635 past the CP 382 interlocking.
Norfolk Southern train 24M works hard upgrade as it passes through the rock cut in Cassandra PA.