On Union Pacific’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision, a BNSF coil steel train grinds through Rollinsville, Colorado, late in the afternoon of January 20, 2003. Two more locomotives in DPU mode push on the... (more)
A mixed freight passes through the huge Galesburg yard.
A manifest freight train led by IC 2722 trails a cloud of snow as it rounds one of the few curves on the CN Rivers subdivision west of Winnipeg, Manitoba. There are four locomotives in the consist... (more)
The engineer of BNSF Warbonnet 707 takes note of a crew change of the morning California Zephyr while the passenger train sits in the Denver Yard. Two cars of the Zephyr jumped the tracks (no inju... (more)
A BNSF warbonnet C44-9W leads CSX K142 past Newark's Weequahic Park. The loaded crude oil train is westbound on Conrail's Lehigh Line headed for Philadelphia, PA.
Hard to believe that 19 years ago these dash 9's were 1st being delivered. Here train #11 has 2 maiden voyage H1 dash 9's for the trip west out of Chicago. The train is seen here passing thru East... (more)
BNSF 1116 cools it heels with a short train of Boeing empty fuselage cars at Skykomish. It will wait for two westbounds before tackling Stevens Pass in fresh snow.
BNSF 4908 drops downgrade at Trinidad Loop with a short Z train featuring a quartet of Boeing 737 fuselages up front. Lately the Boeing planes have showed up in Wenatchee on everything from Z trai... (more)
BNSF Dash 9-44CW 1103 pulls a manifest bound for KCK
The DPU on a loaded ore train is dusted with fresh show after its round trip to Hibbing Taconite.
Beginning its southward turn down the Trunk, a presumably-empty BN grain struggles up the grade at Moody, topping less than 10 mph before accelerating past where I was standing.
Into the summer sundown comes CNW 8616 with North Platte to Denver symbol ANPDV-12 on a warm July evening. Barely visible on the right are the rails of the Julesburg Sub that diverged here and joi... (more)
A colorful lash up led by BNSF C44-9W No. 720 descends the 2-percent grade with BNSF's Provo, Utah to Denver, Colorado manifest in Coal Creek Canyon on December 23, 2016.