After getting their track warrant for the Plainview Sub., BNSF 5922 and this eastbound empty coal train failed to get out of the Lubbock city limits before the sun had set.
SLRG 227 leads a local from Lubbock through the home of the railroad's headquarters, Wolfforth, with the WTLC's two newest additions, LTEX 2551 and 2570 (ex-BNSF GP35us), in tow.
After meeting a westbound in the siding and making its station stop, NJT 4506 continues east toward Hoboken passing the Murray Hill station.
A water tank, a grain/cotton elevator and, most importantly, high school football stadium lights make up the skyline of Shallowater, a typical small west Texas town. BNSF 7881 splits the ex-ATSF s... (more)
20-25mph sustained winds with frequent gusts up to 50mph create a surreal scene turning the entire city of Lubbock red. BNSF 7269 waits at Canyon Junction for light power to run around them to use... (more)
Sunset is still an hour away but 50mph wind gusts prevent any sun from getting through the thick cloud of dust blanketing Lubbock. BNSF 4437 has just been turned on the wye allowing BNSF 7269 to g... (more)
SA31 crosses the calm Manalapan Brook for a fifth and final time on its way to Freehold. Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)Locomotive: EMD GP40-2Location: Monroe, New Jersey, USALocomotive #: CSXT 4423Train ID: CR WPSA31Photo Date: August 17, 2009
Heading home. After being repainted by NS in Chattanooga, NW 1776 returns to the Virginia Museum of Transportation for a dedication ceremony the following day. A fitting scene for my 1776th... (more)
SOU 630 rolls through the bucolic farm scene at Rural Retreat.
SOU 630 makes every bit of track speed on its way to Radford as it passes the signal at Glade Spring.
On a beautiful, brisk winter morning, SOU 630 brings the 21st Century Steam excursion bound for Radford past the signals at Abingdon.
SCFE 407 cruises through fields being watered south of Pahokee while taking another sugar cane load to the mill.
An eastbound intermodal behind BNSF 7275 continues to drop down off of the Llano Estacado as it approaches the town of Post.
The Living Legend meets the Madame Queen.
Happy Halloween! In the last light of the day, an abandoned pumpkin sits on an old piling as NJT 4611 pushes on the rear of a northbound into Perth Amboy.