A massive 123 with 146 cars, mid train DPUs and manned power on the rear begins its descent down the southern loops on its way from Asheville to Linwood, NC. The first few cars have just exited Bu... (more)
Traffic on the very scenic S-line between Asheville, NC and Knoxville, TN is down to only 1 train each way daily. Lately, those 2 moves typically occur at night. Luck would have it that eastbound ... (more)
The daily train makes its first northbound run just after dawn as it deadheads up to Rockside depot. The train has just cleared yard limits and the MLW Alco gives off the familiar puff of exhaust ... (more)
A loaded Akron Barberton Cluster Railway utilizes Wheeling and Lake Erie power to lead a stone train past Quaker Square on CSX rails. This job takes loads to National Lime and Stone for unloading ... (more)
Catching the last light of the day, a Wheeling and Lake Erie job switches in the small yard in Mogadore which is east of Britain yard in Akron Ohio. New switches made the old yard lead on the righ... (more)
The cab of an Amtrak F40 rests in the weeds next to its frame at Larry's Truck and Electric in McDonald, OH. Although it is sad to see so many locomotives in this state, many of their components h... (more)
Fall is starting to show in the valley as the daily excursion train races through splashes of color to its next stop.
Sometimes you follow the pot of gold to find the rainbow!
New passes old. Train 123 heads east through Barnard, NC on its way up to Asheville. Barnard used to be a busy little town with a passenger depot for vacationers. Now, all that remains is this bui... (more)
Train 135 heads west from Asheville, NC on its way to Knoxville, TN. The lightly used "S" line follows the French Broad River most of the way from Asheville to Newport, TN before breakin... (more)
Eastbound CBBI(Council Bluffs-Blue Island) has just departed it's origin at Council Bluffs, IA and is beginning its evening run towards Chicago.
A morning UP eastbound is crossing the Missouri River from Omaha, NE into Council Bluffs, IA
The DPU of an eastbound wind turbine tower train passes trackage experiencing heat expansion as it passes through the yard in Freemont, Nebraska.
The afternoon sun warms a wind turbine blade train as it heads north out of Freemont, NE.
A loaded coal train braces for a rainstorm as it waits its turn to enter Lincoln.