4 Superfleet units hammer west out of Galesburg towards next crew change at Ft. Madison, IA. The train is seen here passing thru the crossovers named GI, on the west side of Galesburg. The train i... (more)
A Santa Fe B40-8 leads a mixed manifest freight through the Coconino National Forest east of Flagstaff, Arizona on May 3, 1991.
A westbound McCook, IL, to Los Angeles, CA, auto train has somewhat an odd ball leader. These ex-Amtrak cowl units really weren't leader much as Santa Fe didn't like them for liability of crews cl... (more)
A Westbound Santa Fe train from McCook, IL, to Kansas City, MO, has 3 blue and yellows as they make their way west of the Chilly Sub. The train has just passed thru the crossovers on the west side... (more)
As big companies worry more about making money, the customer seems to get less service. Customer service like this from the railroads is getting hard to find. The Santa Fe had a few stories over t... (more)
AN eastbound freight train is working towards the next crew change at Ft. Madison. Seen here about to Revere and almost to Iowa. The train is on the Marceline Sub that runs between KC and Fort Mad... (more)
A mix and match consist rolls south on the BN Peavine towards Galesburg. This Northtown to Galesburg manifest is about 90 miles from Galesburg. The BNSF Merger got going towards the end of 1995, a... (more)
An empty coal train blast thru the crossovers at Argyle in far southeastern Iowa on the Marceline Sub. For awhile the Santa Fe/BNSF had a contract to run this coal train from New Mexico to Chicago... (more)
Westbound hotshot blast out of Galesburg bound for the next crew change point at Ft. Madison, IA. The train has 4 Superfleet units to keep this hot merchandise moving to the west coast. By 1997 th... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
Train 212, The Tulsan. A Roger Puta Photograph
In a timeless scene of steam in Southern California, Santa Fe 3751 slowly backs off the Redondo turntable and onto the coupling track as it heads for North Yard to join the display equipment waiti... (more)
Westbound McCook, IL, to Kansas City, MO, junk freight train crawls out of the Spoon River Valley West of Dahinda on the Chilly Sub. The train is at MP 168, 168 miles west of Chicago.
As the conductor protects the shove, a Kodachrome C30-7 and SD45 work on switching cars along the Transcon. Tom Golden photo.
The Santa Fe rostered three B39-8s, numbered 7400-7402. In their first month of service, 7401 and 7402 are seen headed east through Dolton on the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.