The Cimarron Valley is a nice change of pace to the coal trains I see all the time. The fact that they run ex-Rio Grande GP30s is a bonus.
The local's power switches in the small yard at Rhinelander, a former terminal on the Soo Line Sault Sainte Marie line. The GP30 is a former Soo Line equipped with Alco type B Trucks
Hauling coal empties out of Decatur on the CN in rural Macon County.
3366 sits in front of the yard office after it brought the transfer down from Harrington.
A mainline BN local freight, powered by an SD7, rolls her waycar slowly past the Mt. Pleasant passenger station so the operator/agent can exchange paperwork on the fly with the conductor. I suspe... (more)
Mattoon bound local brings coal empties across the diamonds in Decatur.
A nice BN whiteface leader heads the local out of one of the tunnels near Lyle on a rainy winters day
LDRR 1850 (GP10) moving a cut of tank cars on tracks adjacent to Iberia Sugar Coop (presently inactive). This was once a MP yard, which was subsequently acquired by the SP when the MP pulled out o... (more)
Old Pueblo Trolley 869 works the streets of Tucson near the University of Arizona. Built in 1953, this tram originally served Kyoto City Lines in Japan.
Early evening as Old Pueblo Trolley 869 battles traffic on 4th Avenue in Tucson. Built in 1953, this tram originally served Kyoto City Lines in Japan.
CEFX 6671 sets in IORY's Springfield Yard on a rare sunny winter day.
Buckingham Branch GP16 number 8 idles in the cool winter air at 14:26 while awaiting it's next assignment in Doswell Va.
Maine Eastern M420 No. 3573 crosses the bridge at Nequasset, Maine, just east of Bath, on the morning of Dec. 30, 2009.
Georgia Northeastern GP38 9708 heads up the south end of the locomotive consist resting in Elizabeth (Mareitta Ga.) at 13:41 the day after Thanksgiving. There seven units here on this day....this ... (more)