A very cold morning as steaming pellets from U.S. Steel Minntac glide across the frozen landscape behind a trio of Dash 8's heading for Two Harbors, MN.
"FPCH at Jenna Concrete"
On the evening of June 2, 2021, Providence & Worcester's "FPCH" heads east past Jenna Concrete Corporation on the CSX running track next to Amtrak's Hell Gat... (more)
It's a gloomy late fall day across northern Minnesota as this empty from Two Harbors, MN heads north up the CN Iron Range sub for a date with the west loadout pocket at U.S. Steel Minntac before r... (more)
Pulling out of United Taconite with 138 fully loaded ore cars bound for Proctor, MN.
Rare Daylight Appearance. Genesse & Wyoming/Providence & Worcester Railroad's CHFP (Cedar Hill, Connecticut-Fresh Pond, Queens, New York) is normally a nocturnal run. But on Tuesday, June 1, 2021,... (more)
Ex-Conrail C40-8 8306, which was built as Conrail 6034 in March, 1989, hustles a Norfolk Southern intermodal train east through South Plainfield, NJ on the "shared assets" portion of the... (more)
"FPCH Over Saga"
On the night of May 26th, 2021, Providence & Worcester's "FPCH" heads east over the Saugatuck River Bridge (CP244) on Metro-North's New Haven Line... (more)
Powered by a pair of GE C40-8 locomotives, a westbound Chicago & North Western coal empty heading back to Wyoming for reloading, slices through Illinois farm country as it approaches Agnew on Octo... (more)
Side shot of the cab of the former CN C40-8 that is now painted in Rock Island Rail Red & Yellow scheme. They still have to apply the speed lettering on the sides.
The former CN C40-8 is now painted in Rock Island Rail Red & Yellow scheme. They still have to apply the speed lettering on the sides.
A T-Bird taconite shuttle makes it's way south on the CN Missabe Sub at Wolf, MN with loads for the United taconite plant at Forbes, MN.
Gliding past the former DM&IR engine house (still used by CN MOW) and the small simplified depot (used by the local VFW) and the veteran DM&IR ore cars ( still used for BFT service in the warmer m... (more)
ISULBR led by a standard cab GE, quite a rarity in SoCal in the 2010s, heads through Emma Wood State Beach.
A C40-8 standard cab leads a repo train passed some weekend campers above Ventura on the Coast Line.
It's a nice spring day and the taconite pellets are moving down the CN Iron Range sub from Minntac towards Two Harbors passing Allen Jct. along the way.