Looking like the Starship Enterprise, The NAVY passenger car (PPCX 118) brings up the markers of this slightly late Lake Shore Limited, enroute to Buffalo, NY.
Amtrak 715 toasts the ballast through CP 382, as the surrounding scenery starts to show fall colors.
An engineer performs his firing procedure in preparation for a nighttime run at the Finger Lakes Live Steamers' railway during their annual Fall Open House.
An eastbound corn syrup train flies by, as a Blue Flag protects the west yard ladder at CSX's Rochester Yard.
After stopping in Avon, #420 heads south, bound for Lakeville, with VIP's in tow.
Q285 rumbles through Churchville, sporting a BNSF consist of power, including #330, a GP60B.
A budding railfan and his grandfather wave farewell to a late Kansas City Mule.
Flowers are blooming, as DME 6366 waits just east of Iowa Interstate's Rock Island yard for IAIS to finish switching the yard.
A Soo Line relic sits in ICE's Nahant yard, as ICE 6037 lies in the engine terminal.
1482 sits in Rochelle waiting for a call to action.
Norfolk Southern 9971 brings up the end of a trio of units, fresh off an inbound train.
A trio of geeps wait in BNSF's Lower Yard, as fireworks explode above the Mississippi River.
Iowa Interstate #708 leads SD38-2 #156, bringing 106 empty coal cars to a stop in Rock Island Yard for a crew change on Father's Day. The engineer must be ready to head home to spend time with his... (more)
A charred C44-9W passes BNSF's Track Geometry train in Galesburg, IL. GP60B #336 was right behind #5228, leading M-CHCGAL1-15A westbound.
BNSF 2349 sits on the team track near the Amtrak Station in Galesburg, with BNSF Geometry train cars #85 and #86, as 5228 leads M-CHCGAL1-15A southbound.