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Barely got this NS Heritage unit 8114 in Nicholasville, KY this afternoon; still looks good to be almost 10 years old, (built 3/12)
Started working on NS Tuesday and was able to get a few pics
Northbound doublestack at Roddy,TN
Northbound general manifest pulling into the siding at South Rockwood.
Northbound in the siding at Rockwood, TN waiting on a southbound
Southbound at Rockwood,TN
The ballast cleaner I am on finished working on BNSF at the end of August and is now working on CSX.
We are working north (railroad west) toward Fostoria. I was able to get a few pics today; I wasn't able to get to the sunny side on a couple pics.
This beauty is in Harpster, Ohio at a grain...
Last week the surfacing gang I am with began working on BNSF's Marshall Subdivision, which if the internet research I did was a former Great Northern line.
Today we worked south of Pipestone, MN and worked past a grain facility in Split Rock, MN. There were a couple of units parked there that I...
Saw this beauty leaving the Peoria, IL airport yesterday
Yesterday I finished working on BNSF’s Marceline Sub and got a few pics.
A KCS unit on a eastbound doublestack train.
single unit on an empty eastbound unit train.
Grab shot of former ATSF coaling/sanding tower Marceline, Missouri.
Amtrak’s Southwest Chief
Finished working on the St. Croix sub Friday and was able to get a few pics; we moved to the Marceline Sub over the holiday weekend and start work Tuesday,
A westbound freight passing Hager City, WI; the track in the foreground goes into a now closed fracking sand loading facility,
Former Soo Line caboose converted into a tourist info center in Bay City, WI next to the BNSF double main.
Have been working on the Aurora Sub out of Savanna, IL the last 2 weeks. Have been working 230 am to 930 am so not able to get many pics. The old derailment and engine pics were in a local grocery store in Savanna, there were no captions or info on them.
About 10 minutes after the train with...
Started working on BNSF's Beardstown sub Monday.
Yesterday I missed getting a pic of a couple of NS Heritage engines SD70ACe Savanna & Georgia and today I missed getting a pic of NS Virginian Heritage SD70ACe.
I was able to take these pics today
The BNSF-NS diamond near Litchfield, IL is...
Finally got a chance to get a pic Saturday; westbound loaded coal train going into the siding at Hannibal. MO, (Mississippi River in the background).
Friday night we finished work on the Red River Div. Red Rock sub and Saturday morning the machines were picked up in Ardmore, OK to begin work in Louisiana, MO. This morning I got some pics in BNSF's Ardmore, OK yard waiting on the power and crew.
The station was built by the Atchison, Topeka...
Norfolk Southern has announced the closure of its Roanoke Distribution Center, and says work associated with its Roanoke Locomotive Shop (East End) will move to Altoona, Pennsylvania.
The plan is for employees at the Roanoke Distribution Center to continue working through about April 18, 2020...
Got these pics today on the Ft Worth Sub in Valley View TX
Went in the siding to meet this northbound unit train of windmill blades with a single CN GE on the point and a BNSF GE as a end of train helper.
After wyeing the machine we met a southbound grain train and after it cleared I saw this...
Got a grab shot of this off of Hwy 83N just before the I-20 interchange in Abilene, Texas; I couldn't see any reporting marks on it. (Sorry for the tree).
Today was last day working on the Brookfield Sub and I finally got to take a few pics. SC34 gang is going to Gainesville, Texas to shut down for the winter.
An eastbound empty TOFC-COFC intermodal train passing through Avon, Illinois 11-8-19
Passed through Bushnell, Illinois and got a pic of...
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