Great Northern EMD GP9 687, with GP7 606 and F7A 369C painted in Big Sky Blue.
A pair of SW1500s delivered the previous January pulls a train out of the yard for switching.
BN SD45 No. 6418, wrecked in a derailment near Skykomish, WA, in 1972, sits in the yard in a sad state. The SD45 is ex-NP No. 3618.
A Portland bound Z train gets under way out of Spokane, WA just south of Sunset Junction on the old NP mainline. The train is "detouring" on the NP rather than the usual SP&S route out of town due... (more)
CP 8559 lead a pair of UP GEs around the curve on the climb out of Spokane at Scribner, WA. UP shares this former Spokane, Portland & Seattle trackage with BNSF, primarily to handle west/south bou... (more)
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Ry., with two of the four F7A's own by the railroad.
5517 was in consist to Kettle Falls.
A pair each of EMD SD70M’s (3862 and 4749) and GE AC44CW’s (6718 still in CNW paint and 7168) are in command of the regular evening departure of a short M-SKHK with and some mixed freight but most... (more)
A BNSF manifest of mixed freight coming up from Pasco Washington with a couple of fairly new GE locomotives, and one relatively old General Motors SD40-2 (obscured by trees) gains momentum to clim... (more)
BNSF 3916 leads a westbound Z train out of Spokane, WA on the old NP main track up to Cheney as it heads towards Portland, OR. The new ET44C4 was the first such unit delivered to BNSF by General E... (more)
BNSF 1453 at Spokane.
Union Pacific EMD F9(A) 535, and 522B in Spokane, Washington. Both units were sold to Rock Island in 2/72 and renumbered as shown: 535-RI 4165, 522B-RI 4103.
BNSF 5040 and four trailing GEs pour on the colas to keep the SPOEVE ahead of a Z train trailing by about 15 minute on the mainline west out of Spokane. This train has a few Boeing shipments on th... (more)
Two Northern Pacific GE U28C's with BN numbers and a Southern Pacific Alco C630 7803 eastbound at Spokane, Washington May 26,1970.
The crew of an eastbound grain train gives a roll-by to a westbound manifest on the west side of Spokane, Wash.