Santa Fe boxcars climb the 1.5% eastward out of Belen to Mountainair, seen here about to enter Abo. Velvia 50 scanned
SOO 6024 swings onto the old Rock Golden State main at West Dav off the Dri-Line.
I'm standing in Illinois shooting a picture of a train in Indiana. State Line Tower is history.
A CP run-through is on the CSX framed by the old Pere Marquette coal tower still standing at New Buffalo.
SOO manifest gets ready to leave Nahant.
SOO drag passes the old DRI&NW Union Depot in Davenport. This depot seems to be a design sister to the CB&Q depot in LaCrosse, WI. CB&Q was part owner of the Dri-Line.
CP-powered westbound on the UP ex-CNW Adams line ducks under the old coal tower. UP has since relayed the jointed track with welded rail.
New Years Day 2001 finds this interesting lashup rolling across Wisconsin.
This picture shows just how small the lamp is that projects a light through the colored lens of the semaphore. The green will soon drop to red as the blade falls with the passage of this CP run t... (more)
New Years Day 2001 and this westbound makes time over the frozen tundra.
A sweet consist with EMDX GP38-2 807, a VERY rare bluebonnet GP7, a BN GP38-2, and a bluebonnet GP35 lead a westbpund manifest out of Eola Yard.
NS 9341 brings a westbound train along the former Nickel Plate mainline as it approaches Calumet Avenue near downtown Hammond.
Displaying the new unified "North American" scheme, GTW-lettered 6421 & 6418 wait for a turn to get on the single track at Schoolcraft.
Our goal was to shoot a few pics of new warbonnets passing the soon to be removed semaphores, but we got this SP train off the GM&O instead. Notice the blades have already been removed from the s... (more)
The farm scene nearing Samoa frames this DM&E-led ICE southbound. Soon it will make a left turn and cross the Mississippi River into Illinois as an eastbound on the D&I.