A loaded coal drag and a Lincoln-Wilmer manifest both sit in the darkness in Waverly.
The yard crew assembles a power trio by adding BNSF 8574 (SD70ACe) to the CitiRail/BNSF duo. Also note that there are three Norfolk Southern visitors and a CSX visitor in the yard.
Most of the CSX Q180 series trains run with BNSF power, but normally GE locomotives are always used. Operating only once weekly, today Q182 pulls out of the siding onto the main with EMD power on... (more)
Three sets of Montana Rail Link helpers slowly make their way back downhill at Skyline. The cattle in the picture were standing on the tracks at the end of the siding. 2500 tons of locomotive ha... (more)
Just after sunrise, a pair of SD70s hustles an empty unit coal train northbound, skirting the shore of Palmer Lake.
Lady Katy rolls a potash train to Longview, WA. Long at them searchlights...
AMMC 9005 passed Able with a empty train
UP 8653 & 6318 (SP paint) are the DPUs on a westbound empty coal train.
UP 8737 leads a westbound manifest.
UP 8818 & 9727 with an eastbound manifest.
After meeting an eastbound at Tazwell westbound coal empty 709 continues its trip with the Erie heritage unit up front.
A bit of autumn color is starting to show as the Erie heritage unit has taken the siding at Tazwell leading a
westbound coal empty.
BNSF 8574 (SD70ACe) gets repositioned for a run into the Denver Yard. Notice the fairly new LinkUP PTC (positive train control) antenna package on the roof of the cab.