A KCS manifest freight awaits its next action as a severe thunderstorm approaches.
This was a nice surprise!
The KCS office train was in town on this day when the Sunset Limited arrived.
The Amtrak Houston station sees some activity with the Sunset Limited in town during its scheduled 1 hour dwell.
The eastbound Sunset Limited notches up around a curve somewhere in west Texas. Today's train had an equipment substitution (Sleeper instead of Transdorm) which allowed this unique view.
Back in the early 1970s Missouri Pacific acquired 35 3000-hp U30C’s for service in the southern Illinois coal fields and worked them hard, giving them little attention and less maintenance. On Ja... (more)
A northbound Kansas City Southern freight crosses the Mission River at Refugio, Texas, on March 14, 2013.
The Heartland Flyer heads out of town as the moon rises.
TRE lays over in downtown Dallas with Reunion Tower in the background.
TRE rolls into downtown Dallas.
The 90222 is former F40 #222 from the first order of F40 locomotives. It is sitting in the Fort Worth yard while on layover, and will be the leader on this evening's Heartland Flyer to Oklahoma C... (more)
On the UP Choctaw line at Denton Mingo
The Texas Eagle rolls into downtown Dallas, Texas. Just behind the train is Dealey Plaza and the grassy knoll where President Kennedy was assassinated.