Loaded coal cruising along the Mississippi river bluffs.
Foster Townsend crew breaking in recently purchased power before it goes out on lease to the Lange Stegman Company in North St. Louis.It is painted and lettered for LSCO.They are pulling empty mal... (more)
The head end of a southbound coal train meets the DPU on a northbound empty hopper train just south of the BN Crossing.
We're stopped in Lucerne,Mo. on St.Paul/KC manifest train 431.. It looks to be one of those hot Missouri or misery summer days.
NS 8102, the PRR unit, trails BNSF 5282 on its way to Galesburg, IL after bouncing around the Western end of the BNSF system for the better part of two weeks.
One of only a handful of NS's Operation Lifesaver (OLS) 25th Anniversary C40-9Ws trails a mundane sister on a westbound grain train traveling through Wentzville, MO.
Ex-MN&S 31 now SOO 1201 leads the parade of switchers ready for duty at the KCS round house in KCMO..
With the sun casting pastel colors in the morning sky, CSX 5384 and an ex. Soo Line SD60 hustle an autoparts train towards Kansas City.
This oil train is cruising through the passing siding at Machens in a growing snow storm.
This one kicked up quite a bit of newly fallen snow as she sped by at 40 mph.
At the peak of a fiery sunrise, a Westbound NS train passes CP Curry - Bound for Avondale/Voltz in Kansas City, MO
A Patched Southern Pacific AC4400CW Leads a Westbound Intermodal in a Snow Storm through Kirkwood Missouri.
Most days the BNSF runs alittle shooter Z-train from Willow Springs to Kansas City. Normally it isn't too big, but stays with the hot status, and usually it is a mid-morning train on the Marceline... (more)