Chesapeake Western's Elkton crew prepares a reverse move to pick up the yard crew's empties, air up, clear the Y and proceed West across the diamond on its way to the NS yard in Shenandoah. Hopefu... (more)
THE MAPLE LEAF, Train 20, has just arrived from Chicago. It is waiting in Durand while the last car is detached so that it can later be hooked to the rear of Detroit bound Train 56 which can be s... (more)
Engineer De Vries brings M401 out of Winnipeg as the train is bound for points west. The crew was "ever so lucky" to get a stuck horn on 2972. :)
Bridge out! Where? To look at this picture no one would think that approximately 55 hours prior, 5 loaded grain cars derailed and completely wiped out the previous bridge and spilled all their con... (more)
Less than 20 hours after Chesapeake Western's "Hot 70 car Grainer" had a car jump the track in "Boiler curve" some
20 cars behind the diamond, which then struck the trestle over Black's Run. The... (more)
UP #4192 leads this westbound across the diamond at Flatonia, TX.
CSX Train Q401 being led with a standard cab SD40-2 that was originally built in February 1966 for the Pennsylvania Railroad as a SD40-2 heads southbound through Doswell, VA enroute to Richmond an... (more)
CSX Train L033-20 with a trio of General Electric power rolls southbound through Doswell, VA enroute to Richmond and then points south. October 2012.
The SD40A was simply an SD40 built on an SDP45 frame to allow for an extra large fuel tank. The extra length is between the dynamic brake blister and the radiator. Illinois Central Gulf's were t... (more)
The last time we were here these units were newly painted and beautiful but not active. Here they're not quite as pretty but they are rolling south to toward Beehunter to pick up loads from India... (more)
CSX Train#U305-25 passes through Doswell with a pair of SD70MAC's and a C44-9W engine.
CSX Train#173 passes through Doswell with an unusual lineup of 6 locomotives.
SCL U36B #1790 on the double track thru Callahan with SCL train #319
The signal protects the diamond but over which RR I do not remember. These units have just dropped a train. Boy, CF-7s are coyote ugly.