Five BNSF units lead a westbound Z train under the CB&Q era signal bridge just west of the diamonds in Rochelle, IL on a splendid spring evening. This was the only BNSF westbound we saw during our... (more)
After passing thru the deep cut at Iron Ridge the head-end and helper crews can get a quick glimpse at one another as the power passes by in opposite directions. MRL4309 seems to have a bit of a p... (more)
Wheel Slip Control can be heard screaming as this westbound coal load thunders towards Iron Ridge in Run 8. This is the toughest section of climb on the entire MRL mainline. The sight and sound... (more)
BNSF oil cruising through good looking corn fields at Ziebold Road near Valmeyer.
Out For a Sunday Ride: BNSF Railway officials and shippers enjoy a Sunday train ride along the Middle Fork of the Flathead River on July 20, 2014. The train ran from Seattle to Whitefish th... (more)
Madison to Galesburg manifest heads north at WR Tower.
Sitting 902 miles away from Richmond, VA along the former Atlantic Coast Line trackage into Montgomery, Q648 waits for a signal to crossover onto the ex-L&N mainline for a straight shot north to B... (more)
An odd couple for sure, this CSX train with no CSX power whatsoever heads up the WofA mainline into Chester yard where their train awaits. This would be the 2nd and 3rd Class I representation see... (more)
A single BNSF engine provides the power on this eastbound NS train heading over the Scioto River in Chillicothe.
BNSF 8221 leads this eastbound stacker between Blue Cut and Cajon in the late evening.
The First K011 I've Seen In Month Heads Westbound Through St Johnsville With A Bright BNSF Leader.
A CSX stack train and Oil Train await a crew in Selkirk yard