UP 832 & 798 bring the Kearney local into Grand Island.
CNW 7005 leads a coal train west out of North Platte Yard and will cut off west of town and head up the UP line to Scotts Bluff, cutting off west of Scotts Bluff at South Morrill to go northwest t... (more)
An assortment of SD40N's and SD38-2's sit near the "East Hump" as UPY SD38-2 No. 840 takes two SD40N's over the hump after working a cut into the bowl at Union Pacific's Bailey Yard in N... (more)
Coal trains ran with a frequency seeming at times like commuter trains as they queued up one behind another for addition of helpers and then they were off into the grade of Crawford hill. On a gor... (more)
In the old days ... of DC traction on coal trains and of double track west of Gibbon. The triple-tracking project is underway but has not as yet touched the area around Lexington. In fact, CTC was... (more)
Nebraska Central EMD GP38-3 sits quietly in Central City, Nebraska, as a westbound Union Pacific coal empty thunders by in the background. The UP train is about to cross the former diamond of a CB... (more)
An eastbound UP train out of North Platte is heading east across eastern Nebraska to be interchange with the CNW near Council Bluffs. Silver Creek is located between Columbus and Grand Island.
UPs trio of E-9s - the 951, 963B and 949, along with CNW SD40-2 6815, glide down the homestretch into North Platte with and extra section of the Council Bluffs to North Platte Z train on a March a... (more)
UP 1996 and 2 CSX units pass miles of corn fields in the middle of nowhere, NE.
The Amtrak station in Omaha is a well preserved classic example (with the exception of the missing arrow logo on the exterior) of the 1970s/1980s era Amtrak cookie cutter station design that helpe... (more)
Cars pull up and roll out of the station as the California Zephyr makes its nightly stop.
The storage line in Ravenna has just about doubled since November.
2 new CNW SD60's, led by 8033, bring an empty coal train thru Omaha, NE in May of 1987. There were 4 brand new SD60's on the point when the train pulled into Council Bluffs, but 2 were removed bef... (more)
BNSF 8575 & 5942 power an eastbound coal train.