Thirty years ago, early in the morning, a MoPac trio of SD40-2s crosses the Dry Comal Creek, preparing to hammer the diamond with MKT in downtown New Braunfels.
If the wind was blowing the righ... (more)
Cruising downriver from Sweetwater, approaching Dotsero.
Crossing over the Grande, entering the red rock canyon near Burns.
Around the Grand (Colorado) River with empties for the Montrose Branch (I think), an ACe rolls smoothly by a fishing boat.
Pando siding and the spur near Camp Hale are still tracked, as is most (all?) of the UP Tennessee Pass Line. But if this line is ever brought out of embargo, they're going to have to bring a saw.
On-time Texas Eagle approaching Temple. On the siding, a coal empty rumbles to life to head toward Ft. Worth then up to Amarillo en route to Wyoming.
An ex-Illinois Central, ex-Hudson Bay Railway, ex-Central Kansas Railway GP10 is, for some reason, at the Santa Fe Depot in Waynoka, OK.
Brand. Spanking. New.
Fort Worth & Western's well-kept locomotives all look clean every time I see them. Hope that short line continues to prosper ...
Here are 2022/2012 on the track near the yard office on a quiet... (more)
Pass at the siding north of Crawford, TX.
Almost as shiny as a caboose, Citirail's 1404 brings up the rear of an empty, sitting north of Crawford, waiting to continue north.
Heading under the bridge just west of Quinlan, over Curtis Hill.
Moving along the bluffs at Belva, OK.
A sparkling foursome of ET44C4s, apparently on their maiden voyage, whir quietly into Woodward, OK.
Putting together a train, including some brand new tankers.