Crossing over and headlight dimmed for a meet with Q12013, a BNSF pumpkin isstill a month away from it's 10th birthday and already sunburned, bringing this Chicago Barr Yard to Birmingham Boyles Y... (more)
The headend crew waits in the relatively cool shade of Union Station's dilapidated train shed. May in Nashville can be pretty hot, so anybody in the caboose is likely several degrees warmer.
Quiet Sunday morning at the yard. 5940 joined by B40-8W 573 in the new Paint of RJ Corman.
Had to return on Sunday for this unobstructed view. The previous day had cars parked blocking the view. Tennessee Central Railway Museum ran their train robbery excursion to Watertown on Saturday.... (more)
Former Amtrak Surfliner 381 arrival at Riverfront Station.
Tennessee Central Railway Museum's Train Robbery Excursion is seen heading for the main. Nashville to Watertown, Tennessee and return. Former NYC E-8 4084 in the lead.
The crew will pull past Fesslers Lane RR Crossing then reverse onto the rest of its train.
Last Day in the Music City. Another trip To Nashville comes to an end. Last outbound train 155 back to Lebanon until the evening rush.
MVPX 0008 sits at PSC Metals on a beautiful afternoon along a rather unique branch of track running through the heart of one of the industrial sections of Nashville. The Nashville skyline can be s... (more)
"CLIMBING ABOARD F40PH 120" Engineer preparing to depart on train 153.
Traveling over the Nashville & North-Western Railroad, now part of CSX's cobbled together route to Memphis, a Los Angeles to Atlanta intermodal drifts into downtown with a malfunctioning sander.
Not a meet I've often caught, Q531 has an approach medium on the double track at Shops, while Q12504 creeps down to Church Street for a crew change.
With a fresh crew, North Baltimore, OH to Jacksonville, FL train Q143 crawls through the gulch, now a mixture of hipster & yuppie construction.
The Humpty Dance is your chance to do the hump.
An ethanol load pulls south across the Cumberland River in a lucky spot of sunshine.