The unveiling of UP 1943 Spirit of the Union Pacific to Support our Troops at the Sunset Station near downtown San Antonio frequently called "Military City USA"
A very rare occurrence on UP's Moffat Tunnel Sub as a Spartan Cab SD40-2 leads a westbound coal empty, assaulting the roughly 2% grade on the approach to Tunnel 1. It was expected the SD40-2 would... (more)
The blue of CSX's Dark Future scheme looks mighty fine amidst the Rocky Mountains. this coal train, which originated east of the Mississippi on CSX, has managed to keep all three of is CSX leaders... (more)
A Metro-North "West of Hudson" doubleheader leads train 53 to Port Jervis on a beautiful autumn evening.
On a beautiful fall day, Amtrak 29 heads west into the setting sun at HO Tower. The superliners were a perfect match for the sun, which cast a warm, orange glow onto the Chicago bound train.
The DMVW runs a 50 car coal train from Falkirk Mine near Coleharbor to Spritwood once every 5-15 days. To run this train today the Max Local dropped off a 3rd unit to the coal train for the trip f... (more)
A coal train bound for Spritwood is working south towards Bismarck with 50 loads. Here the train passes thru the small town of Wilton about 17 miles north of Bismarck. A 3rd "kicker" uni... (more)
BNSF 2778 started life in 1975 with the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe as a GP39-2. It has lost its Bluebonnet paint scheme and has been assimilated into the Heritage III BNSF Borg collective.
Very rarely do trains use this line. But today was an exception. Norfolk Southern delivered to Ohi-Rail a string of empty coal hoppers to store on this line. The train was run by two ex-Amtrak F40... (more)
Wearing fresh paint, including what was the absent "Beaver" logo for a number of years, CP AC4400CW 9817 trails AC4400CW 8525 towards the Red Deer Sub to grab their train.
Two grimy Rio Grande SD40-T2 and a Southern Pacific SD45 work Tennessee Pass.
UP 8162 brings an empty coal train across Hwy 59 north of Douglas, WY on the BN/UP (CNW) coal line in June of 1998.
Brand new CN ES44AC 2986 leads a loaded grain train from Melville, SK west on the Edson Sub at Henry House. Sister unit 2985 was assisting mid-train.