The sound of croaking frogs is muffled as this southbound stack train crosses Iona Island on a beautiful spring day.
After giving up it's second engine to Q164 in Haverstraw ( they failed to fix the engine's ability to load as they talked with the mechanical office for about an hour) this lone SD70MAC heads no... (more)
With matched GE's Q438 leaves Iona Island late in the afternoon.
With Bear Mountain as its back drop the first southbound in daylight is Q108 who has railroad down to CP5.
In moderate rain from a thunderstorm Q439 comes southbound with marker lights on.
Q433 has three locomotives today and heads southbound about to enter Iona Island.
While two crabbers try their luck at the edge of the Hudson I get lucky with a Canadian visitor on Q409.
Q110 follows Q108 southbound off of Iona Island under some weak morning sunlight.
With the sun setting on the longest day of the year a hazy Iona Island is the stage for Q156 to head southbound in the waning light.
After waiting out for 3 northbounds, I finally get a southbound car van train snaking it's way under along the Hudson River with CSX 2714 and CSX 7513 also in the consist in a view from a differen... (more)
Hot intermodal approaches the signal at MP41 during the morning hours heading southbound.
With ideal conditions, railfans take in the action getting a couple last shots of Q268 before it goes by heading southbound.
Car van train Q254 with SD40-2 #8134 trailing ends the parade of southbounds during the morning hours having just emerged from the tunnel south of MP 43 on the CSX Riverline. You can see the cars... (more)
Mixed freight Q409 having just crossed two trestles enters Iona Island as you still see it's tail end under the Bear Mtn. Bridge.Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)Locomotive: GE ES44ACLocation: Jones Point, New York, USALocomotive #: CSXT 788Train ID: Q409Photo Date: February 24, 2008
Railfans came out of the wookwork today as scene here with Q108 heading southbound towards the "welcoming committee" as put by one of the train crews.Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)Locomotive: GE ES44DCLocation: Jones Point, New York, USALocomotive #: CSXT 5319Train ID: Q108Photo Date: February 24, 2008