In 1998, my father and I took a Thursday-Sunday trip to western New York and southern Ontario. I recall that this was the first time we made extensive use of the internet to plan the trip. At th... (more)
A CSX GP38-3 shoves a single centerbeam car down the spur towards 84 Lumber in Depew, NY. The crew left the rest of their train and caboose further west before making this shove move on to the cus... (more)
DL&W RS11 #1800 brings a boxcar to Whiting Door.
DL&W RS11 #1800 spots a car at Shuman Plastics.
One of the last SD60Ms on the CSX roster leads B789 through CP429 just east of its destination of Frontier Yard in Buffalo.
A rebuilt SD50 leads a colorful set of GEs out of Buffalo on the Southern Tier Line.
H52 approaches the east end of Bison Yard as heavy snow falls. Behind the lead C40-8W is a PRLX former CSXT AC6000 and a BPRR GP headed back to the BP from the RSR.
An extra 310 departs Buffalo on the Southern Tier line with Lehigh Valley-painted NS 8104 leading. The main line of the Lehigh Valley passed beneath the Erie Southern Tier line at the small bridge... (more)
An eastbound frac sand train heads east out of Buffalo with a mix of CN power leading a single NS Dash-9.
As the sun sets on a warm September evening, a solo AC44 leads CSX train Q261 near Depew NY.
A rare leader in these parts, UP 1950 leads K636 where it'll tie down in about 2 miles for the day.
Canadian Pacific 2-8-2 5361 sits on tracks no longer connected to the mainline behind an industrial complex in Depew, just outside Buffalo, New York. The locomotive is privately owned, but the rum... (more)
The DLWR crew picks up three boxcars from the NS interchange.
SD40E 6355 does its best Alco impression as it attempts to single-handedly get 36T up to speed just east of Bison Yard.
28N departs Buffalo in a cloud of snow on a sunny December morning.