An aging SD70MAC shoves a coal load out of Hobson through CP Hall.
The 814 local usually heads South on the Saint Joe Subdivision, so seeing a short Westbound 814 local on the Creston Sub was a nice surprise!
Two BNSF GEVOs lead a Lincoln, NE-Kansas City, KS manifest through Hill Street Junction. The trail above the second car is the right-of-way of the former Union Pacific branchline from Lincoln to M... (more)
BNSF 267 and the Lincoln-Hastings manifest have just left Lincoln's Hobson Yard and is about to connect with the other half of the Hastings Sub and head towards Hastings.
A Westbound empty coal train rolls through the Haymarket of Lincoln. In the background, the DPUs of a grain train block the path of a Havelock Zephyr car transfer.
A single ES44AC crawls through the West end of Hobson Yard. This unit will be added to the rear of an Eastbound coal train. In the distance, an Ex-BN SD40-2 works the hump while the state capitol ... (more)
Definitely had to catch this when I heard it on the scanner. One of only two remaining TFM SD70MACs leads a KCS grain runthrough into Lincoln.
The F Tracks at Hobson are empty now, but soon they will be flooded with westbound trains that were stuck east of Oreapolis, NE earlier in that day due to MOW activities. BNSF 5733 gets serviced o... (more)
The UP Lincoln Local travels past CP Ballpark on the BNSF 2316 & 2451 traverse the UP Wye to proceed onto BNSF Trackage for interchanging cars in BNSF Hobson Yard on 4/13/2018.
Westbound trains refuel and await crews at Hobson Yard while the state capitol overlooks them.
A grain train has just hit the West end of the Creston Subdivision and turned south onto the Saint Joseph Subdivision.
Back in the mid to late 90s, this was a common lashup on a road manifest. Not so much anymore. I was lucky enough to catch this Lincoln-Hastings manifest with an all ATSF lashup just after it left... (more)
BNSF 1912 & 1697 perform switching in Hobson Yard, away from their typical position of the hump.
BNSF 626 & 176 work BNSF Hobson Yard, while BNSF 5107, BNSF 710 and CSX 5500 sit on an adjacent track waiting for a crew.
Some former Santa Fe units still earn their keep with BNSF today. Two such units lead a short local southbound on the Saint Joseph Subdivision having just exited Hobson Yard.