A loaded grain train waits for a crew at the Hardin elevator.
Back on home rails, UP 1982 is on point of a westbound grain train that is getting ready to pass through the small rural town of Smithton, Mo.
KCS 7009 and 3165 lead a scorpion train south out of KC on the KCS Pittsburg Sub. After a crew change at Blue Valley, the train is highballing for Pittsburg, KS. KCS 7009 is an ex-Conrail SD50 pic... (more)
KCS 7009 and 3165 lead a scorpion train through Sheffield in KC on the KCS Pittsburg Sub. The train will slow roll down to Blue Valley for a crew change before continuing south to Pittsburg, KS. K... (more)
KCS 7009 is the lead motor on a scorpion train moving west on "The Gateway" at Rock Creek Jct in Independence. Once the train reaches KC, it will swing south and head for Pittsburg, KS. KCS 7009 i... (more)
The eastbound Southwest Chief begins to accelerate out of a Form B west of Bosworth.
An eastbound Union Pacific intermodal train passes a surfacing gang near Bosworth.
Earlier this week, I was turned onto this interesting switching operation in suburban KC by Zach Pumphery, and with free time at my disposal, I knew I HAD to get out to shoot them.
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An eastbound intermodal train passes a surfacing gang near Bosworth.
BNSF 5833 passes beneath the ATSF-vintage signal bridge at Bucklin with a westbound stack train in tow.
A westbound intermodal train rounds a curve between Ethel and Hart.
A pair of warbonnet Dash 9's and a H2 Dash 9 lead a transfer down the KCT's North-South Corridor and into Santa Fe Jct in Kansas City. The train is slow-rolling toward BNSF's Argentine Yard.
A BNSF SD70ACe leads an empty ethanol train beneath the ATSF-style signal bridge east of Marceline.
TRRA 3001 and 3004 lead a transfer off the Merchants Bridge down into North St Louis heading for Norfolk Southern's Luther Yard.
A Norfolk Southern trackage rights train passes a manifest freight at Gibb, near St. Peters, Missouri.