A stacked lashup leads the JHMX coal train in the late afternoon at the start of the BNSF Ravenna Sub.
Westbound out of Hobson Yard headed towards Ravenna.
Westbound empties pass eastbound coal loads at Emerald Nebraska just west of Lincoln.
BNSF 9261 and 5822 are westbound with coal empties passing eastbound loads and DPU at the Emerald Nebraska Co-Op.
BNSF 9261 and 5822 are westbound with coal empties passing the Emerald Nebraska Co-Op.
The DPU shoves on through Emerald, while the front end is nearly on the outskirts of Lincoln. This bridge is a very good location to hang out at to get photos.
Westbound empties throttle up out of Lincoln Yard on Main 1 in Emerald as a load with distributed power can be seen in the distance.
Empty Hoppers westbound returning to the Powder River Basin mines pass a Pettibone Speed Swing working on track 2. The parade of coal on this subdivision takes its toll on the ROW.
BNSF 9875 charges westbound through Emerald on its way back to the Basin.
BN 9568 leads BNSF 9647, the "Vomit Bonnet", eastbound into Lincoln on the Ravenna Sub. Our group scrambled down to the next crossing after this shot was taken to get rosters of 9647.
Empty coal train from Essexville, MI (CN/IC) - Nacco Junction, WY (North Antelope Mine). 0-119.
Empty coal train from Hammond, IN (EJE) - Decker Mine, MT. 0-118.