Chicago to Kansas City train CK-1 waits just east/north of Starnes Tower as an N&W freight moves through the plant.
Fanning way back when in the Deep South usually meant dirty diesels, but not so much on Southern, and this image shows why - GP38 2819 getting a high-pressure bath at Pegram.
An Illinois Central Gulf freight train passes through Decatur, Illinois, on a very gloomy day in March of 1984. Both locomotives are painted in ICG’s orange and white paint scheme carried over fro... (more)
Members of the two long-range locals (46 is working just around the curve west of the depot) mingle at the depot, and a few hit the Coke machine in the old waiting room. If I recall, the sodas (d... (more)
Tom Kidd photo.
Tom Golden photo.
A quartet of Freeport McMoRan EMD GP38/38-2 locomotives slowly bring nine tankcars downgrade between Morenci and Clifton, Arizona, on October 28, 2020. The train is delivering interchange traffic ... (more)
A GP38 and two C430’s lead an empty ore train into Conrail’s yard in Mingo Junction Ohio. In the background, an eastbound Norfolk & Western train is passing in front of the Wheeling-Pittsburgh Ste... (more)
LTEX Lordstown Ohio storage facility
GFRR 3605 leads GF89 northbound towards Albany on a humid Georgia evening
GF89 heads north out of Moultrie with a few cars pulled by GFRR 3605.
Santa Fe GP38 3504 rolled out of the General Motors Electro-Motive Division factory in McCook* IL in June 1970, wearing the ATSF’s attractive blue and yellow "pinstripe" scheme. This Ge... (more)
Fans watch TAG 80 spin on the turntable.
TAG 80 pulls into the depot as 630 and # 1 wait for the call of duty.