BNSF 8111 leads the 16 car O SAGTPO1 31 through Mulvane, KS as it deadheads back to its home base in Topeka, KS. The train had been down in Texas for a few days, giving rides to FWWR employees.
On one of my first outings with my new camera, I caught CN 5706 and CN 2239 hustling a southbound autorack towards Champaign and points south.
The Norfolk & Western heritage unit leads a gaggle of other NS and two KCS locomotives on southbound train #153. Passing through the small community of Alto, GA on a beautiful fall morning.
The Galesburg to Barstow and return local heads home for Galesburg with a trio of worn out warbonnets and a former BN geep.
The chatter of empty coal hoopers and the roar of diesel power from GEVO engine #961 prime mover, brakes the silence at Lafayette connection. A new cantilever signal bridge (which will be in oper... (more)
With the cold weather seemingly settling in across northern Minnesota, CN has called into service their old DMIR Difco side dumps for limestone service to the U.S. Steel Minntac plant for the wint... (more)
With some decent Fall foliage, CN 8886 leads westbound train 406, as they round the bend, at Rothesay, New Brunswick.
After getting the clear block to proceed south of of the town of Cowan, TN (MP J-98.8 SE Cowan) the long loaded vehicle/intermodal CSX Q231-19 (Detroit,IL-Baldwin,FL) pick up the pace as it get re... (more)
Boo! Not a Halloween trick, FEC 101 blasts south on time. FEC has now imposed a 9,000 limit on some trains reportedly to accommodate UPS.
GE Transportation tests their India Rail locomotive on the test track in Erie with a consist that also includes two Tier 4 demos and an AC6000 demo. Locomotives: GECX 2024 ET44AC GEC... (more)
A now abolished Q124, blast by new crossties or "sleepers" ( a term used by other countries) for the adjacent siding track. These were left behind for later installment after a two mont... (more)
On a beautiful spring morning eastbound tonnage comes away from the 'middle' bridge crossing of the Mojave River in the heart of Southern California's Afton Canyon. Just east of the 'middle' river... (more)