It's a foggy morning in Hoxie, Arkansas, as a Union Pacific freight heads north on the UP Hoxie Sub while crossing the BNSF Thayer South Sub at the Hoxie interlocker.
Frisco had two distinct groups of -2s. This is the earlier type, in the late afternoon sun, waiting to cross the MP main. And it all seemed so commonplace. This was an altogether classy operati... (more)
The "Garland L. Tucker" is already working for its new owner on this westbound freight because the Rock Island is history.
As the sun rises in central Arkansas the UP ALDBH 21 heads north on the Hoxie Sub as it crosses over the tracks of the BNSF Thayer South Sub, and under the old MoPac signal bridges, at the Hoxie I... (more)
On the way to Memphis, as I remember.
BNSF Southbound Coal Train at Jericho, Ar. on BNSF'S Thayer Sub
UP Southbound Bare Table Train at Hoxie, Ar.
BNSF Southbound Coal Train C- NAMPAM at North Hoxie, Ar. on BNSF'S Thayer Sub with a pair of executive SD70MAC'S leading a Heritage 2 C44-9W
DPU engines bringing up the rear of the BNSF 9726 led coal train.
Southbound coal train passing thorugh the Hoxie Interlocking.
Northbound led by BNSF 4950 switches to the siding at the interlocking to allow southbound BNSF 9726 to pass. A lot of train action at this spot during the day.
Switching to the siding along Memphis Street to allow a southbound coal train to pass.