CFS 2044 at CN Joffre yard with a new locomotive (CFS 71 MLW M636)
The only active GP49PH-3 (as of the date of this photo) on Tri-Rail's roster leads train P635 southbound through Boca Raton in some beautiful golden hour light.
6000 Horsepower SD90MAC-H II 8525. They had a short life. I'm glad I made the effort to catch them. Second unit is a GE 6000 horsepower unit AC6000CW 7551. At least on these, the locomotives survi... (more)
Katy was desperate for motive power when they got some KCC high cab units. When chopping the cab and hood they got it almost right but somewhat lower than normal. Other units were repainted but ... (more)
SCOX 5002 at Scoular Grain, Coolidge, KS.
Drilling Bridge 60 on a hot July morning.
Lancaster & Chester train 14 in Richburg
CSX I003 rolls thru Lyons with some flare
RJCC SD40T-2 8569 was built as SP 8569 in 1979. In sounds crazy, but this Tunnel Motor has spent more time on RJ Corman railroads than SP!
Looking tired and tattered these units appear stored and retired. They started as US Navy then went to Beaufort and Morehead. When WCLR came into existence in 1987 they appeared with others. Ap... (more)
The Smallest Century: The museum in Lancaster provides an opportunity to observe an example of the switcher Century, Alco's C415.
Centuries in the Sunset: Always a fan of the big, blocky lines of MLW's original "safety cab", it was nice to see M420W No. 2045 during my time in Scranton visiting the D-L.
Coming up from Proctor to load at United Taconite before returning back to Proctor and all the while not seeing much but the fog covered landscape.
CSXT 7580 leads a high and wide load through Columbia, South Carolina and is seen here approaching Tryon Street. CSXT 7580 is a General Electric C40-8 built in 1989.
A high green signal allows Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 583, with a mix of Amfleet and Horizon Fleet cars, to depart Fullerton as the sun sets in the west. This train, heading to Los Angeles f... (more)