First light catch of a west bound coal train in the river bottoms northwest of St. Louis.
BNSF 7202 leads an auto rack train through the crossover after letting an intermodal outfit by that was literally flying through. Increasingly few pockets of "heritage" signals remain a... (more)
New Tier 4 power is leading this monster stack train down the stair steps on the west side of Wyaconda, Missouri. This is the BNSF Marceline Subdivision.
Iowa Pacific's "Scenic View" in Duluth for the annual meeting of the Lexington Group in Transportation History
An early Summer Morning finds this eastbound BNSF manifest freight passing the 3rd most famous barn in Montana.
The Iron Truss Bridge at Klondike - The stack train in the photo is making the 20 mile and 1000+ foot climb out of the Bristol Endorheic Basin from Amboy California and nearing the end of i... (more)
Flagstone Masonry from the Old Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe - The road bed and multiple bridge piers from the pre-1930's alignment of the AT&SF Needles Subdivision between Siberia and Ash H... (more)
A pair of DPUs push a manifest freight up the west slope of Soldier Summit.
BNSF 1200 was one of two MK1200G locomotives delivered to the ATSF in 1994. The MK1200G was the most successful Natural Gas burning locomotive with a service life of 20 years, of which all were s... (more)
A westbound BNSF visitor headed up hill toward Soldier Summit.
BNSF 767 leads a C30-7B and two Sd40-2s across the Colorado River at Topock, AZ. It will be a long uphill climb almost all of the way to Maine.
A BNSF grain train passes the former CB&Q depot, now the Gage County Museum, in downtown Beatrice, NE. The train is about to pass their 5 mph speed board, so the long unit train will take awhile t... (more)
In a scene straight out of 1996, consecutively-numbered "goatboat" C44-9Ws lead a stack train west through the Quiet Zone in Sauk Rapids, MN.
2 grinstein SD70MACs and a SD70ACe lead an empty coal train westward through central Minnesota en route to the Powder River Basin for another load of black diamonds.