Far from the deserts of Arizona, this former Santa Fe warbonnet is a rare visitor through northern Ohio. Surrounded by the rage of winter storm "Electra," eastbound 262 splits the NKP signals at E... (more)
Some call it a winter wonderland. Others call it a frozen hell. To the men in the cab of this ex-Conrail SD60, it's just another day at the office. Welcome to winter in Northwest Ohio.
In the waning moments of a sultry summer evening, westbound L74 roars out of Beaverdam behind a single SD40-2. At the time, the siding here was full of stored grain cars, but an expansion project ... (more)
Getting an earlier start than usual, the crew aboard the WE 6354 eases their train down to a stop to wait out cross traffic at Ironville. Todays train is led by a matching trio of SD40-2's, a rath... (more)
Heavy snowfall to the south caused delays for this Q272, which is running nearly 12 hours late at this point. Delays or not, it showed up at MP 102 at the correct time this morning as the sunrise ... (more)
Tied down on a cold winter night, NS 4154 and five boxcars rest below the "skyline" of Jewell, a small farming community in northwest Ohio. At the time, the ND&W had two NS GP38AC's on lease until... (more)
While a Pioneer brother sits on one of the yard tracks, the 1601 west crosses 5th Street and enters the old Wabash yard in Defiance.
126 miles from Salamanca on the Erie, a southbound Bessemer ore train rolls overhead on the railroads Osgood Viaduct.
Two Bessemer tunnel motors sandwich a CN SD40-2W on the daily ore train bound for North Bessemer. The CN 5245 was brought in to temporarily replace BLE 905, which was damaged in a grade crossing i... (more)
A four-pack of Bessemer's finest bring a lengthy string of empty ore cars north across the Allegheny River Bridge. Arguably one of the most impressive railroad structures in the eastern U.S, the b... (more)
Westbound 65R crosses over from one to two at CP 320 in Wauseon with the Erie heritage unit catching some evening light up front.
Eastbound Q276 slices through the bitterly cold pre-dawn air, knocking down a clear signal at Longley on the old C&O.
Fallen leaves rest along the banks of the "muddy Maumee" as the ND&W train from Napoleon rolls through the truss bridge overhead.
Smoke 'em if ya got 'em... Two of the Indiana Northeastern's finest lead a heavy train into Angola, putting on an impressive smoke and sound show at the Fox Lake Road overpass.
After switching the sprawling Steel Dynamics plant near Butler, Fort Wayne based local L96 splits the searchlights at Spencerville on the former Wabash behind a pair of freshly repainted SD40-2's.... (more)