Our next shot and my final chase shot 213 crosses over the Pacolet River with CBFX 6030.
Next spot we chased it to was Grover, NC. You couldn't have picked a better day for something neat like this to run. Also notice the difference in the number boards.
Word soon got out that 213 had a CBFX XBN SD60M leading. And the railfans came out for this one. So here's 213 in the trench in Gastonia. This is where we joined in the chase.
Burlington Northern Railroad on the Norfolk and Western Railway. CBFX 6031 was originally built as BN 9244 in 1990.
CBFX 6025, a former BN SD60M, leads G45 under B-12.
A former BN SD60M leads CP G45 east through Elmwood Park
The sun pops out as BNSF SD60M No. 1404 leads an SD70MAC and SD40-2 on this westbound manifest as it rounds the big sweeping curve outside of Keenesburg, Colorado, on December 3, 2018.
An SD60M leads two other EMDs west after descending Beaumont Hill.
NS 17G rolls through Lilly PA behind NS SD60M number 6798 (Ex CR 5560), a UP AC440)CW, a NS C44-9W, a NS ES44DC and a NS GP38-2.
A few years ago you could often find BNSF 8167 (SD60M) running freight between Longmont and Fort Collins, Colorado.
Last light BNSF’s Ayer turn switches at Ayer, Washington, in the very last bit of sunlight on September 19, 2016. The train is operating on trackage rights over Union Pacific’s Spokane ... (more)
Westbound UP train along the Columbia River near Rowena
In the hills of the Berkshire Mountains, the silence is broken by a howling Ex Conrail SD60M leading manifest Q427 up the grade through Becket, Seeing one of these on the B&A leading is very hard ... (more)