BNSF 4669 leads a heavy manifest up Tehachapi Pass at Bealville. The C44-9W's still looked New as they twisted thru the serpentine curves. The third unit is a fairly rare ex Santa Fe GP40X.......
A light power move of three BNSF GE's, all in different paint schemes, leaves Northtown Yard to wye the power. Locomotives:BNSF 4836 C44-9WBNSF 7231 ES44DCBNSF 711 C44-9W
A light power move of three GE locomotives, all in different BNSF schemes, returns to Northtown yard. Locomotives:BNSF 711 C44-9WBNSF 7231 ES44DCBNSF 4836 C44-9W
The CNW Twins, CNW 8701 & 8646, lead UP I-G2G2 west into UP's Global 2 Intermodal facility in Rochelle, Illinois
Ten hours late due to a detour on the Oregon Trunk, Amtrak's Coast Starlight rolls south through the Sacramento River Canyon. In 1997, floods washed out the Shasta Route here. The UP GE on the poi... (more)
173 crosses the Pacolet River at sunset.
As the sun pops out of the clouds for a few minutes, BNSF 753 leads a solid warbonnet consist and a baretable west through the signals at West Flagstaff, AZ.
Back in the days when borrowed/old power was seen more often on the hill. Nearing the end of it's journey across the mountain, this BNSF intermodal is rounding the sweeping curve at Cameron Canyon... (more)
Both loaded coal trains here at Black Thunder Junction are led by new units. One month old C&NW 8678 was built in April, and BN 9429 was built the month before. The C&NW train was loaded at Jacobs... (more)
NS mixed freight 309 rolls slowly toward CP 194 with some foreign power assisting the NS leader.
NS 17N passes the BE Tower at CP 194 on the Chicago Line. Up front are 6 motors including a Norfolk Southern leader followed by 1BNSF, 1 Canadian Pacific, and 3 Union Pacific locomotives.
The famous train that blocked NKP #765. Everybody should remember this day!
CSX Q391 with BNSF power passes through Berea, Ohio on a pleasant first day of December