This morning NS local D96 heads back to Lafayette, IN after finishing a night's worth of work switching industries and the NS Logansport, IN yard.
Out of the Fog.
Huge westbound with stacks for Ashley furniture in Arcadia leaves Wisconsin Rapids on the former GB & W.
A Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad (WNYP) Sand Train heads south as they pass through Eldred, PA, on their way to Port Allegany on a misty morning
Final touches are being done before they pull this JS class out of the Jichangzhan Workshop.
Early dawn is very still at Dongbolizhan Station.
I stood in the dark on this empty street surrounded by vacant homes. As the dawn blues started to creep in a lone rider on a moped zips down the street. The last train of the shift clatters by bac... (more)
A crew prepares to take a few workers down to the mine in a single JS locomotive. Once this was done with a train with multiple boxcars for the workers to ride in but now most get to the mine by t... (more)
A train bound for Croton Harmon pulls along the most southern platform at Spuyten Duyvil (which translates to Spite the Devil and is an upscale part of the Bronx). Above it, the Henry Hudson Bridg... (more)
A venerable string of Budd cars heads through Spuyten Duyvil in the Bronx during a thunderstorm, on their way into Grand Central.
In a heavy morning fog, Norfolk Southern "mine run" U47 is working at the east end of the former Norfolk and Western yard in Norton, Virginia. The train crew has just brought loaded coal... (more)
The sun pokes through the thick Virginia fog as K446 crosses the Copper Creek Viaduct.
One of those special days when NYC is completely draped in Snow and Fog and MTA runs their trains without batting an eyelid.
An excess of atmosphere
In the little country station of Kvarnabo, 1911-built 4-6-0 No. 24 departs after a station stop that saw no passengers get on or off. The torrential rai... (more)
MLW MX636 Midnight at left Station Vevi under a snowy night
Amtrak 30, the Eastbound Capitol Limited, slices through thick fog and limited visibility early in the morning on the CSX Pittsburgh Sub in McKeesport PA.