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  1. BNSF 7415

    BNSF 7415

    Double stack westbound on BNSF's Cajon Sub between Helendale and the cement plant at Oro Grande, CA. 10/18/08
  2. Modern GE Family

    Modern GE Family

    One of each, AC44, 9-44CW, ES44DC & ES44C4 - different paint schemes too! ATSF pink, CP Beaver, BNSF H2 & H3
  3. Just H2s & ATSF

    Just H2s & ATSF

    Another ATSF unit is just to the right at the fuel stand (607 9-44CW), since re-painted as well.
  4. BNSF 5036 9-44CW

    BNSF 5036 9-44CW

  5. CN 119 5-12-15

    CN 119 5-12-15

  6. BNSF 7690 Dirty Money

    BNSF 7690 Dirty Money

  7. Bathed in Morning Light

    Bathed in Morning Light

    Only a day after the Winter Solstice this southbound CN train makes its way through the quiet Wisconsin countryside on a sunny but cold morning.
  8. Denver H1 SD40-2s

    Denver H1 SD40-2s

  9. BNSF in Canada

    BNSF in Canada

  10. BNSF 7273

    BNSF 7273

    BNSF 7273 leads a stack train west into the setting sun.
  11. Northbound at Eden

    Northbound at Eden

    A Norfolk Southern engine leads a northbound BNSF freight out of Pueblo, Colorado on the former ATSF-DRGW Joint Line.
  12. CSX Q703 eastbound

    CSX Q703 eastbound

    Seen Q703 eastbound approached on the curve in at Lansdowne, Maryland a while heat weather
  13. Cold and frosty

    Cold and frosty

    G82851 01 in the siding at Viking, Alberta. Taken April 3, 2009. Train was ES44DC 2245 for power with 99 empties.
  14. BNSF #7666 West - U-ROOINB1-10 at Rock Grove, Washington

    BNSF #7666 West - U-ROOINB1-10 at Rock Grove, Washington

    BNSF #7666 West is a unit Garbage train headed west/north to a final destination of Interbay, Washington.. The BNSF #7666 has just made a meet with the on-time Amtrak Portland section of the Empire Builder a half mile away at Stevenson, Washington. The bridge pictured is the short bridge over...
  15. BNSF 7618

    BNSF 7618

    This ES44DC was leading the Northbound that the 1050 was in. Even though the headlights are on, the train is tied down and I didn't see anyone in the cab. Interesting to see that the 7600's are already fading....
  16. BNSF 7279

    BNSF 7279

    BNSF ES44DC 7279 departs Clyde Yard with a westbound intermodal, passing the new LaVergne station.
  17. BNSF 7417

    BNSF 7417

    Within 15 minutes after BNSF 4920 passed, BNSF 7417 leads a domestic intermodal. This train started out as a stack train, then changed into a TOFC. There were even Roadrailers on flatcars on this train.
  18. Morning Z Train

    Morning Z Train

    BNSF ES44DC leads the morning Z train towards Sultan, WA and the climb up Steven Pass.
  19. Westbound DPUs through the Gorge

    Westbound DPUs through the Gorge

    Two ES44DC's shove on the rear of a 100 + car grain train Westbound through Goodnoe, WA about 15 minutes before the sun rose enough to come over the hills.
  20. CSX 5340

    CSX 5340

    A CSX freight heads west out of the yard at Hamlet with a fairly clean GEVO. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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