Amtrak No. 822 North crosses UP's Duncan Sub as it heads for Oklahoma City. In the background is the huge Gavilon Grain elevator.
BNSF GP39-2 No 2893 makes up a train at Saginaw Yard. Meanwhile, GP39-3s 2594 and 2593 wait to take a transfer to Alliance Yard.
KCS SD70MAC No. 3939 pushes on the rear of a unit sand train headed south into Saginaw Yard for a crew change. The KCS crew will hand off the train to BNSF here, who in turn will hand it off to Ft... (more)
Just before sun-up, BNSF 7925 South holds at the north end of Lake Wanda as an opposing stack train heads for Alliance Yard. 7925's conductor is on the ground to give the northbound a roll-by.
A UP local returning from Chico passes through Saginaw on its way to Ney Yard in Ft. Worth. In consist are tank cars repaired at a Trinity Industries shop just north of Saginaw.
Late in the day, a pair of clean GP39-3s arrive at Attebury Grain with a local from North Yard.
Westbound coal empties drop down a hogback from Saginaw as they head compass north on the Wichita Falls Sub. The train has just used the Saginaw Connecting Track to get from Saginaw Yard to this p... (more)
At dusk, DPUs on a southbound coal load pass the sign at the south end of the railroad park where the UP and BNSF lines cross. The sign shows upcoming events in town, including a "Run the Rai... (more)
Late in the afternoon, a BNSF local idles in front of Attebury Grain. The local is on the Wichita Falls Sub mainline. In the distance at right is the Ardent Mills elevator.
Three trains line up at the north end of Saginaw Yard. First one is a local, the second is making up a string of cars, and the third is a northbound manifest.
Close to sunset, a pair of BNSF geeps pushes a string of tank cars into the industrial tracks in front of Attebury Grain's huge elevator. The facility lies along BNSF's Wichita Falls Sub.
A southbound UP local passes the Ardent Mills grain elevator in Saginaw, TX. The local is headed for Ney Yard in Ft. Worth with freshly repaired tank cars from a Trinity railcar repair facility no... (more)
OMLX SD9 1751 stands at Attebury Grain's Saginaw, Texas plant soaking up the afternoon sun on May 15, 2017.
Genset Fail, a toasty ending from 2015 for BNSF 3GS21B 1280 seen at North Yard in Saginaw, Texas.
SAGINAW TX March 14 1981 -- Fort Worth & Denver SD7 6087 and a GP38 await an assignment.