SD40-2 leader of the local heading south.
Slow and steady is the way she goes as Q617 splits the north end St. Elmo signals as it prepares for a meet with X802 from earlier in the daymore)
A746 is working on a cold and windy Saturday in Auburn, delivering a pair of center-beams with loads of drywall to the MarJam Supply Company customer. The crew will drop off 2 and pick up 1 as th... (more)
Wood is still a large industry in the South and can be seen traveling through most towns. Tonight we see two modes of moving it. Behind the 8141 are piles of timber that have been cut up at the ... (more)
As the shadows quickly roll in, the M336 rolls through Flossmoor.
CN M336 highballs south through Monee with a very unexpected leader, in the form of a CSX SD40-2.
An eastbound CSX coal train bound for Florida gets a clear signal past the intermediate at Duffield, VA. The green sign clearly marks this as ex-Southern Railway territory. CSX has trackage rights... (more)
An eastbound CSX coal train is about a half mile west of the control point at Tito, VA as it crosses the North Fork of the Clinch River. This is high in the watershed, so at this point, the river ... (more)
K311 moves west through Sherwood, Ohio on a hot July Evening. 40 years ago the train would be crossing over the New York Central's Cincinnati Northern.
Late day westbound Q249 approaches Coraopolis.
After bringing their train into the yard from Chicago, the crew of 8141 switches tracks to do their pickup before departing for Detroit. Meanwhile, an eastern empty coal train waits for a crew an... (more)
Mystery train sits at Belmont, waiting for a rubbish train to pass by.