A recently renumbered BNSF SD75M accompanies a newer ACe and a GEVO on the rear of a loaded coal train that has just come across the Hannibal Bridge from North KC. The train will continue south on... (more)
Three steam locomotives simmer on a hot, humid late spring afternoon at St. Louis, Missouri, on June 13, 1990, in a gathering to celebrate Trains Magazine’s 50th anniversary. Union Pacific 4-8-4 N... (more)
In a gathering for Trains Magazine’s 50th anniversary, three steam locomotives simmer at the former Frisco Chouteau Yard at St. Louis, Missouri, on June 13, 1990. This view highlights an unusual l... (more)
"Let's get this party started." Those were the words uttered rather dryly by the crew of QNPINP as their 8,300 horsepower worth of diesel locomotive leaned into the rear of a Meremac coal l... (more)
A westbound Santa Fe TOFC hotshot barrels through Carrollton, MO led by veteran SD45 5363, GP39-2 3687 and a GP30. This line was the mainline between Chicago and Kansas City, and continues to be o... (more)
No Meet No Pass and for good reason... Four Boeing planes are on the point of a manifest climbing up the gooseneck, heading across the Hannibal Bridge into North Kansas City. The tight corn... (more)
Nothing out of the normal right?
The Savannah and Atlanta and Conrail heritage units (NS 1065 and 8098, respectively) head for Luther Yard in North St. Louis for servicing. In a few hours, they will return to their coal train and... (more)
Three locomotives are inside Union Pacific’s Kansas City Locomotive Facility for some maintenance work on October 21, 2013.
Carrying some tools of his trade, Randy Salisbury pauses alongside the Blomberg truck of Union Pacific EMD GP15-1 No. Y697 inside UP’s Kansas City Locomotive Facility at K.C., Missouri, on October... (more)
NS 8737 is accompanied by a UP SD60M and SD60 on a transfer coming down from North KC, through the West Bottoms, heading for UP's 18th St. Yard. In the distance, a Neff-18th St Yard transfer is al... (more)
This west bound coal train looks good in the evening sun as it cruises through the passing siding at Elsberry.
One of BNSF's many transcontinental intermodal trains rips through La Plata,MO on March 23,2014.
After Waiting at the Signal for traffic ahead to clear UP 7176 Leads its long train of empty Coal hoppers westward down the Jeff City Sub
A&M's Rogers/Bentonville Local accelerates south past 4th of July decorations in downtown Rogers, AR in the last rays of light of the day.