This scene is now the American Airline Center. The power plant in the background also long gone.
In service it was not intended for, a C4 GEVO leads a loaded grain train toward Galveston, TX for eventual export.
A northbound Kansas City Southern grain train is in the siding at Louise, Texas, on a beautiful, warm March 13, 2013.
UP 3803 Southbound manifest approaching the town of Pearsall Texas - Home of the Mighty Mavericks! Mix freight with new auto parts and goods heading for the Laredo border and then on to Mexico.
The 6000's are classified as SD40-2C's, a Missouri Pacific designation signifying their purchase for and use in coal service. Note the double sets of front head lights.
On a miserably hot late July day, a long Englewood Yard (Houston), TX to El Paso, TX manifest train scoots down Union Pacific's Del Rio Subdivision through the downtown San Antonio area with a gen... (more)
UP's Hearne, TX to Eagle Pass, TX manifest rolls south down the ex-SP Giddings Sub toward the Ferromex interchange at the Mexican border.
GPapalooza as I call it. UP's Rockport Sub local accelerates south along S Presa St. with five GPs of various lineages including one of the few remaining unpatched Cotton Belt GP60s. The train i... (more)