331 on 3-30. While single-motor CSX rack trains are the norm in this region, this is no ordinary rack train. These 28 loads are from Auto Train, which derailed in Rocky Mount the day before. The p... (more)
CSXT local works in Taft Yard while a CFRC SunRail test train P401 heads south to Poinciana on track 2. The veteran EMD #8019 was once part of the Bone Valley captive fleet which now roams the sy... (more)
Local A777 begins its day by leaving Taft Yard and working the RC Branch about a mile south off the mainline. Around 1500 they are back at Taft and heading out on the Sexton Branch. First stop i... (more)
Amtrak's Auto Train had a mishap in Rocky Mount, causing the rear racks to derail yet remain upright. CSXT lent a hand in getting the racks back to Sanford.
Amtrak's Auto Train had a mishap in Rocky Mount, causing the rear racks to derail yet remain upright. 24 hours after they were due with their passengers, which continued south without the racks, ... (more)
CFRC test train P401 zips past Taft local in yard. Power came in from M738 (former Q455), which confirms you can still count on just about anything showing up, even with the train reduced to a lo... (more)
#329 & #331 are side by side at L'Enfant Plaza during the routinely congested rush hour.
CSXT is using its operational window over the mainline to reach the RC Branch, with job A777 now back to daytime running. It starts by heading south to work RC then heads back north to run the Se... (more)
Ah, the memories of growing up in DC! No need to mention how much it has changed railroading-wise, but the memories continue to roll on with this Rocky Mount-bound grain train breaking up the pass... (more)
Heavy MOW encompasses CSXT Taft Yard while SunRail scoots move along their mainline.
Heading down to West Colton passing Mormon Rocks.
A three-way meet at Taft includes CSXT local A776 on the Gorley Lead, Amtrak "Silver Star" on #1 track and SunRail test train P401 headed north on #2. Took quite a bit of good luck and ... (more)
It's extremely common to find meets all along Cajon Pass....but let me tell you about the WIND out here this morning down at the bottom! Not so bad further up the road, but right here, my camera s... (more)
Kinda' speaks for itself....