While riding the Harley through the Mojave, I made the Kelso Depot one of my stops along the way.
BNSF Job163 is making a move to run around the NS to BNSF transfer train in the distance to take it to their Tennessee Yard.
This empty coal train works it's way over from NS track, across UP track to BNSF track to make for the Frisco Bridge and a trip out of town.
BNSF 6238 leads the empty coal train, NS 735, through the University of Memphis campus as it approaches Highland Avenue.
A CN freight slowly heads north on LA Main 1 with engine 5740 in the lead.
An empty coal train heads out of town on the BNSF main as it passes Kentucky Street.
The NS to CN transfer comes off BNSF tracks and makes the curve at CN Junction onto the single track enroute to CN's Harrison Yard.
AN empty coal train has made its' way up the CN onto BNSF track as it heads west toward the Frisco Bridge. IC 6112 with RJY11 waits for the BNSF to clear before heading south.
A BNSF freight heads out of town as it passes through KC Junction.
The BNSF to CN transfer waits at CN Junction to makes it's way south to CN Harrison Yard as an empty Scherer coal train waits on NS tracks.
BNSF 4054 chugs up the incline at Shelco as it approaches the Frisco Bridge.
A CN crew has picked up the exchange from the NS at Forrest Yard and is heading through KC Junction with the RJY30 train.
The BNSF brings an eastbound loaded coal train through KC Junction for an exchange with the NS at Forrest yard.
Built by the CB&Q shops at West Burlington, IA in September 1940 as one of the last class of steam locomotives on the Burlington.
A nice day for a cruise down the rails.