In town with the KCS Christmas train which is over by the station, KCS 1 and the Southern Belle business train rest outside of Kansas City Union Station on 12/17/2015. In the background, Amtrak t... (more)
A westbound stack train rolls through Medill on the Transcon.
Just after dawn a southbound (railroad west) manifest is making its way along the Mississippi River bluffs south of Elsberry.
What would be the last train CNW 8701 led before being handed over to the IRM, 8701 leads the MDMFW past Leeds on the Coffeyville sub. The old Rock Island line can been seen on the bridge in the b... (more)
Different era's of passenger service sit next to each other as Amtrak #3 takes a 45 minute breather at Union Station next to the KCS Holiday train.
A pair of freshly shopped Louisville & Indiana Railroad GP38-2's sit outside MAC waiting interchange east via the KCS.
An NS GP59 hauls a crane back to the Moberly yard on the NS Kansas City District. I believe this crane was used to put a new switch in place at De Witt. That essentially ended my day of railfann... (more)
Here's a look at the backhead inside the cab of ATSF Texas-type 2-10-4 #5011. This locomotive was the first in the final order of 2-10-4's that the Santa Fe ordered during 1944. There were twenty ... (more)
A lucky break in the clouds lined up with the arrival of this west bound coal train at Apex.
Also NW 8722 a GE C40-8.
A quartet of BNSF GE's lead a stack train over the Flyover from Argentine Yard down to the KCT mainline as the train heads for the Marceline Sub toward Chicago.
Unique and rare one of a kind for Santa Fe factory EMD rebuild GP7m was leading Santa Fe's Sugar Creek Local west into the city
After a meet at Burns, this west bound coal train is seen passing an elevated equipment shed on the Hannibal Subdivision.