A CP trackaged rights train is in emergency as an old lady attempts to beat the train. I wonder how long it took for her to see a bright red locomotive. The train ended up blocking every grade cro... (more)
NS 251 rolls towards Cincinnati at 60 mph.
It's mid afternoon as Q142 rolls along the downtown skyline through CT Junction on its way to the CSX intermodal ramp.
It's early in the morning as a CSX autorack train rushes south through Trenton, Ohio with a BN SD60M in the lead.
BNSF 4077 is running track speed as it races towards Chicago.
Keokuk Junction Railway 2053 proceeds East at Lomax, Illinois. The train has just left the BNSF Transcon at Lomax after interchanging with them at Forty Madison, Iowa. Note the cross gate, used as... (more)
BNSF 4851 rolls westbound through the small town of Reading, Illinois. The train will be stopping in a few miles to wait on three eastbound Z-trains at Ancona.
BNSF 137 is 4th in a line of Intermodals waiting at Edelstein for a westbound Z train. The railroad is singled tracked all the way to Ancona over 50 miles away. Its looking to be a stressfull day ... (more)
BNSF 5410 East rolls over a bridge in Streator bearing the markings of one of the railroads that combined to form BNSF 10 years ago.
CN 5686 West accelerates through the Ormonde Crossovers having just been over taken by a westbound Z-Train
BNSF 137 East accelerates through Williamsfield on its way to Chicago
It's just past midnight as an elderly couple checks in with the station agent in preparation for a trip to Chicago. Rows of seats remain empty attesting to this once busy passenger depot.
Its just past midnight as little activity can be seen at Union Terminal. This will soon change however as Amtrak's westbound Cardinal is due to arrive in just a couple hours.
NS 8433 is in command of a southbound autoparts train as it rounds the curve for Junction City.
NS 8889 is in command of an Eastbound manifest as it rolls towards Cincinnati.