BRW 60 prepares to move under her own power for the first time in over 10 years as a strong thunderstorm moves into the area.
The NS OCS heads west past the signals and farms of Horningford.
The day is almost over as #90 leads the last train back towards Strasburg passing the farms around "Carpenters."
Fall is just a blur...
Fall is present in the hills above as the NS OCS prepares to split the signals at Summerville.
UP 6740, the DPU of an eastbound coal train, glides past a farm near Westside, IA.
GMTX 2002, an ex-CSX GP38, fails to observe the "no trespassing" signs as it rolls through the property of 4014 Magnolia Ave. on its way back to the rest of its train.
The WTLC transfer behind a badly tagged AZER 102 prepares to enter the yard as it passes through Canyon Jct. The track to the right is the Plainview Sub. which heads toward Amarillo, TX.
Snow continues to obscure the valley below while D797 climbs the grade toward Blue Ridge Summit as they approach the Leathers Rd. crossing.
BNSF 5349 blasts through Anton splitting the search light signals at the east end of the siding doing every bit of track speed.
The sun has already set but the snow continues to fall as D797 crosses Highfield Rd. after working the MMID interchange.
SA22 crosses what is now called Burt Creek on the ex-Raritan River Railroad (RRRR) main line. Burt Creek wasn't always called that, in fact, it wasn't always a creek. Clay and sand pits owned by t... (more)
After missing the OCS at Linden, we gave up on it and decided to wait for this westbound manifest at a great location on the scenic B-Line.
Strasburg's 2-10-0 #90 in her Great Western livery crosses the only bridge on the line. The 19th century bridge was replaced by a c... (more)