Riding the long hood to the rescue. Due to a derailment on the Piermont Branch, Conrail sent 7903 and 7902 to help extricate 7901. The crew stops to flag Chestnut Street in Suffern, NY, one of sev... (more)
Matched SD-60s head up Short Line Hill
Santa Cruz features two street running blocks, even a tunnel!
Santa Cruz features two street running tangents, this one sports a few operational wig-wags, as seen here.
A former Conrail C40-8 leads a string of empty hoppers west.
After re-arranging the train consist prior to departure, the World's LARGEST high efficiency gas turbine begins the final leg of its 9,000 mile journey which began across the Atlantic in F... (more)
...well, this is actually a Thomas train during the Christmas Lights season, running one of two street tangents in town. This stretch has active wig-wags!
UP light power waits as a couple hours late #8 comes down short line hill.
Another four car Empire Builder comes down Short Line Hill heading for the bluff. Here it's seen at Chestnut Street in downtown St. Paul, MN.
Seven locomotives lead Union Pacific's LTB84 (Belt Yard to Valley Park) past downtown St. Paul. While St. Paul and Minneapolis are the "Twin Cities," their respective downtowns are visually differ... (more)
After waiting a couple minutes for the SOO Shakopee to clear at Western Avenue, Amtrak 8 is on the move again running only slightly late out of St. Paul.
UP 3125 leads a short auto rack train through downtown St. Paul in route to pick up some more cars at the Western Avenue Yard.
Huron and Eastern 5492 leads the 702 Job South through Bay City during a run of the mill Michigan snowstorm.
A late running Amtrak Empire Builder has a BNSF SD40-2 on the point, following the season's first snowfall. The train is descending Short Line Hill on CP's former Milwaukee Road main line.
Amtrak's westbound Empire Builder streaks by the downtown St. Paul skyline.