Big industry, small power... An RTEX switcher is at rest in Maple Grove, OH. This engine's assignment is to shuffle cars around to be loaded with limestone.
Black River and Western's EMD #8142 travels back under a canopy of trees to pick up it's passenger car as part of their mixed photo freight special. Normally this part of the line is only used fo... (more)
Sitting outside of the shops at Southern Ontario Railway is SOR 1359, ex-CN 1359 SW1200RS.
Seen here is a special rare mileage excursion that covered the BR&W from Ringoes to Three Bridges, New Jersey. Normal weekend trips go between Ringoes and Flemington, but this one continued onto t... (more)
Black River & Western 8142 heading back to Ringoes, NJ with a mixed train. This train was a special excursion to Three Bridges where the covered hopper was picked up.
An odd looking set of power rests at CN's Capreol facility in May 1987. SW 1371 is lashed up to 7105 and 9495. It might have been a little scary to get the call for this job.
This old RSSX EMD sits on a siding in the CSX yard. It came into Decatur on a CN train back in October 2010. The number boards have been removed.
CNR SW1200RS 1212 had a bit of an oops when trying to negotiate the switches at Hamilton Junction, Ontario. This accident tied up the Grimsby Sub to Niagara Falls and Fort Erie for a while which ... (more)
Complete with a brass bell, Ellis & Eastern No. 7 brings empty cement hoppers into Sioux Falls for interchange to BNSF. We were here for the Dakota & Iowa, but the E&E was a very pleasant surpris... (more)
SMS-SNY NE-1 waits at Cole Rd for the arrival of CP 938 and the autoracks they will take back to the NE Industrial Park. The 1337 started life as CN 1337. It was then Ohio Central 1337 and then BD... (more)
A rare winter run to the sand and gravel pit at Corson occured on Feb 9, 2010, as the E&E moved some cars around that were shopped for repairs durring the down time afforded by the winter slowdown... (more)
A pair of exCN units feel the warmth of the early morning sun..At the time of this photo, the temperature was about 27 degrees!!
RLK 1359 sits in late afternoon sun
Hey guys, help me out; I believe this belongs to FINA on the PTRA in Houston. It was on the old south cab track in transit to ? when I stumbled upon it.