BNSF 5203 rounds the sharp curves of the BNSF Cuba subdivision as it enters the town of St. Clair, MO (MP 52) with a manifest (BNSF M STLTUL1 19A), bound for Cherokee yard in Tulsa, OK,in tow. I o... (more)
On Friday night, I ran out to Kansas City to photograph the NS 8099, the Southern Heritage unit, and after it tucked itself away in the yard, my other half and I were heading out to the City Marke... (more)
The evolution of steam power is on display at the Museum of Transportation. The 4-4-0 Daniel Nason (center) dates from 1858; DL&W Camelback 952 is from 1905; and Santa Fe 2-10-4 5011 is a Baldwin... (more)
The Limited. A Roger Puta Photograph
Following close on the block of a grain train is what appears to be an eastbound local. We're on the Thayer Sub., about 30 miles east of Springfield, MO.
An eastbound grain train on the Thayer Sub., about 30 miles east of Springfield, MO.
The Colorado Eagle waiting to depart. In the distance is GM&O E7A 102 with Train 4, The Limited. A Roger Puta Photograph
BNSF 4875 leads a West Quincy to North St. Louis freight south near Winfield, Missouri on BNSF's Hannibal Sub/K-Line. BNSF 4875 and BNSF 4068.
A pair of BNSF GE's are in charge of an eastbound ethanol train heading toward KC at Rushville, MO on the BNSF's St Joe Sub.
The morning's Missouri River Runner departs St. Louis Union Station on a brisk first day of winter, against the backdrop of the St. Louis skyline. A westbound empty coal train waits behind it, on ... (more)
Some of the last light of 2015 finds a BNSF train heading north along the flooded Mississippi River at Hannibal.
BNSF 8750 and BNSF 6135 leads a UCEX coal load south over a Mississippi River spillway in Louisiana, Missouri on BNSF's K-Line. This train would soon be parked at Clarksville in the new Burns sidi... (more)
A biting cold wind greets a westbound train loaded with old railroad ties as it passes under Highway 36 approaching Marceline Missouri.
A trio of classic GP15-1s wait for their next assignment.
NS's Southern heritage unit runs through Gilmore/Wentzville, Missouri at track speed on a short westbound Atlanta to Kansas City #224 on Norfolk Southerns St. Louis District.