BN 6350 is approaching the Platte River Bridge at Fremont, NE, and passing the distant approach signal for northbound trains covering the UP diamonds in town. A similar photo with a BNSF unit may ... (more)
A westbound UP train has kicked up some drifting snow on a breezy and chilly March day. Today the warehouse is still there but the elevator is gone.
Three examples of the Delaware & Hudson’s newest power assist a northbound train up Belden Hill at Nowlan Road in Binghamton, New York. The 7600-class GP39-2’s were delivered in late March, 1976, ... (more)
A northbound Metroliner is trailing a long cloud of dust as it starts to decelerate for the Susquehanna River crossing. Note the different pantographs on the GE-equipped 1st car and the Westingho... (more)
A pair of Maine Central U23B’s, still in D&H lightning stripe paint, have pushed a northbound Delaware & Hudson train up Penobscot Mountain from Lehighton, Pennsylvania. They have run around the t... (more)
Boston & Maine SW1 11120 pauses in its duties in the B&M's Boston freight terminal in East Cambridge, MA.
On a bright fall afternoon, a trio of Boston & Maine GP9s lead train SPCP (Springfield, MA, to Newport, VT, via B&M/CP) north through Greenfield, MA. This train commonly ran with pooled B&M and CP... (more)
Spokane, Portland & Seattle GP9 151 and F7A 802 on roundtable.
Which of These Does Not Go With the Others?
At first glance, it appears that Conrail EMD’s are leading on all lashups waiting to go west from Allentown Yard. On closer inspection, ... (more)
Late afternoon sun illuminates an eastbound ATSF freight behind a solid blue-and-yellow consist. The lead unit is a former Amtrak SDP40. This was, unfortunately, the day of the Oklahoma City feder... (more)
A brand new EMD SD75M is stopped as the second unit of an eastbound freight. The vivid colors illuminate a dreary day but I was never able to capture one of these new EMD units leading.
Santa Fe's hot eastbound TOFC train runs through drizzle and mist behind an A-A-B-A-A combination of EMD and GE road switchers.
Two CSX C40-8 units, 7556 & 7510, are painted in the railroad's solid gray color scheme as they sit on a Monday at Ashland, KY.
A "TSE" out of Council Bluffs is headed towards South Omaha as seen from the 16th St. Bridge. UP 2295 is ex MP, same number.
A freight rolls thru the Elizabeth Station with 3 GG-1's on the head end. Date is approximate.