This train was moving slowly along the Mississippi River south of St. Louis which allowed me to catch up and get a shot in front of the bluffs near Valmeyer, Illinois.
After hearing this train released from Alton and Southern's yard, it's just a 45 minute wait until it shows up at Baer Road headed south.
This short manifest is headed south on the Chester Sub at Valmeyer, Illinois.
A lite engine move coming off the Lake Moredock causeway headed south on the UP Chester Sub.
A southbounder on the UP Chester Sub south of Valmeyer, Illinois.
This southbound high priority stack train on the UP Chester sub has just passed through Valmeyer, Illinois.
An AC6000CW, one of only a handful of 6000 horsepower locomotives on UP's roster. This one is on the UP Chester sub south of St. Louis.
A coal train is running along the Mississippi River headed south near Valmeyer, Illinois.
A northbound manifest is passing through the crossovers at Valmeyer, Illinois.
A 70 mph southbounder on the Chester Sub near Valmeyer, IL.
A southbound manifest at Baer Road. The nearby detector said this train was 650 axles.
An NS manifest heads south on the UP Chester Sub at Valmeyer.
This autorack is pressing south on the UP Chester Sub at Valmeyer. This was a brutal day to be outside. The wind was blowing so hard that the power lines were whistling overhead.
Southbound at Harris Road on the Chester Sub on a chilly morning. It looks like the crew has cleaned the front of the locomotive with their jackets.
A high priority stack train speeding south at Valmeyer on the Chester Sub.