Seen is a Lite Power move from the Main to the BNSF Yard with a Crew member riding aboard the lead unit.
On the first day of the New Year, this High Priority Manifest moves south at restricted speed, down Atwood Street in Longmont, CO to its destination, the BNSF 31st Yard in Denver.
A Crew Member is on the ground waiting for Lite Power to move up, then head towards the BNSF East Yard to perform switching duties.
Max Wipperman has just taken his shot of the Buck Local power which is today BNSF 1966 and BNSF 8113 in Longmont. The reason he has a safety jacket is because he volunteers on a railroad back in I... (more)
Lite Power, with a variety of colorful EMD units, is about to make a move to the BNSF East Yard.
The 'Buck Local' is parked on the main by the BNSF Depot awaiting a track warrant before heading to Denver.
After making up their train, an SD70ACe, two SD60Ms, an Oakway SD60, and an SD40-2 power up as they depart Longmont and are about to cross the Ogalala Road Crossing.
Built by Electro Motive-Division in February 1990, this EMD SD60M was delivered to the Burlington Northern Railroad as BN 9227. This was one of 100 units BN ordered from EMD to be used in their Po... (more)
After realigning the GW Switch, the Longmont Turn pulls forward onto the main before heading to Denver.
An Oakway SD60 and BN SD60M race into Longmont with about 15 cars from Fort Collins and Loveland just after sunset.
Even though this engine has been patched to BNSF, you stlll have to love the old BN Cascade Green paint scheme.
BNSF 1791 and BNSF 1929 lead a short Longmont Switch out of Longmont as they head for Loveland and Fort Collins.
Showing some years of service, this ex-BN GP50, now BNSF 3154, sits on the House Track near the Longmont Depot waiting for its next assignment on a Local Job.
With a temparture of minus 2, a nice line up of BNSF power is seen sitting on a siding waiting to go into service.
Lite Power from the 'Buck Local' makes a move out of a siding. After the Conductor aligns the switch the engines will stop by the Depot, a crew member will pick up paper work, then the units will ... (more)