With 111 cars on the drawbar, two SD40-2XR's powering a road freight in 2017 are fairly uncommon on the MRL. With the arrival of the 4400 series ACe's, SD40's are now primarily used in yard switch... (more)
The UP Gila Sub is the ex-Southern Pacific Sunset Route that runs 255 miles from Yuma, AZ, to Tuscon, AZ. UP is slowly getting ready thru PTC upgrades or double tracking projects to replace any re... (more)
A couple of teenagers enjoy skateboarding as a BNSF coal drag rumbles by.
SŽ 363-024 with UEx 43390 "Urlaubsexpress" from Rijeka to Hamburg-Altona.
Henschel-BBC DE2500 202-003
A sweet sounding four pack of classic EMD's pulling 145 ore cars of steaming taconite pellets on a nice fall morning with a hint of remaining fall color on the landscape. CN 5337, CN 5338, CN 5318... (more)
On Montana Rail Link’s Second Subdivision, an eastbound BNSF coal empty descends Winston Hill passing milepost 209 west of Townsend, Montana, on June 30, 2017.
A single helper brings up the rear of westbound freight L375 at Mance, Pa. From the lean of the engine and first box car, it looks like a low spot has developed.
Introducing the newest tourist operation to assume control of FCEN's Sorrento Branch AND mainline to Eustis, the Orlando & Northwestern Railway's "Golden Triangle", making station stops ... (more)
Number 19 storms through Rock Cut headed eastbound towards McEwen.
Sometimes the last minute changes end up being the best shots. I had originally planned for a different angle at this locatio... (more)
A pair of LA&L Alcos put out some smoke as they work the yard in Avon.
A trio of EMD SD70MAC engines power the Southbound CSX freight train through a cut on the old Western & Atlantic sub.
CNW 411 reverses at IRM.
Two SP trains, one led by SP 8538, and the other led by SP 7673, sit at the ready tracks waiting for outbound crews as the sun sets over Tucson. Photo taken with permission.