Cumberland, MD 2/24/2013 - Amid the bright light of the west end yard throat of the massive Cumberland yards, SD-50-2 8617 waits its turn for yard duty. Once one of the hottest and strongest locom... (more)
Growing up watching pairs of SW1200's switch Hamilton (ON) yard, I'd never thought I'd see the day where an SD50 and two SD40-2's would be used for switching. Here we observe remote control-outfit... (more)
During the last few days Frontier Yard was still operating at full speed, a yard job is seen working the North Yard. Frontier has since become a ghost town, with some block-swapping in the South Y... (more)
Q126 heads north past Nickajack Lake.
Yet another fine EMD product seen on the lead of a southbound rack train.
At the proverbial end of the B&O's world, 8617 rests between assignments at Cowen, a small hub for several coal branches.
Dark clouds have rolled in, but the sun is shining brightly as 249 works west on the Pittsburgh Sub.