A northbound UP mixed freight rolls through the Brazos Valley bound for Fort Worth and beyond as another year's corn crop starts to take shape.
Magma Arizona #7 basks in the morning sun awaiting the departure with the Texas State Railroad photographer's special.
Texas State Railroad's Magma Arizona #7 performs a runby in the woods outside of Palestine as part of their photographer's special.
The Sunset Limited sits across the platform from the KCS OCS in Houston.
CSXT 61 Rolls through downtown Gladewater, Tx heading West towards Dallas on the UP Mineola Subdivision.
An empty rock train heads back to the quarry in central Texas for another load behind a clean GEVO.
Magma Arizona #7 crosses the Neches River on its eastbound journey to Rusk, deep in the piney woods of east Texas.
The Texas State Railroad's Photographers Special performs the first runby of the day. The recently restored #7 looks good under a hard working plume of smoke.
The Texas State Railroad's Photographers Special sits idle awaiting its departure from the Palestine depot. Photo taken under supervision of railroad personnel.
Took this photo at 4 pm after a West Texas sand storm arrived. It was a clear sunny day before the sand arrived. The UP local is working Cadiz yard, and the Dallas skyline in the background.