Still waiting at UP Armourdale Yard awaiting repairs to the wheels. Hard to believe 3 weeks ago this engine was shoving N&W 611 into the roundhouse for restoration in Spencer, NC.
Unit ethanol train is stretched out on the rolling terrain of the BNSF Emporia Sub. just east of Ottawa as BNSF Train G SIOWAT7 30A with 1x2 DPU configuration.
Now back under full sun, we again observe BNSF Train M KCKAMS1 31A heading west on the BNSF Emporia Sub. with only 2 orange engines in consist, and even those are EMDs. Consists on the BNSF have ... (more)
An eclectic consist is on the head end of BNSF Train M KCKAMS1 31A at Holliday on the BNSF Emporia Sub. Only 2 out of 7 engines are orange!
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Train Blue Unit is running as BNSF Train J KCMTUL1 29, which is a high-wide symbol, and probably led to this train's mishandling all day, sitting a... (more)
In notch 8 pulling Merriam Hill is BNSF Train C BTMMHS0 26A on a warm May evening.
The 3852 needed work, so the bananas were split and 3855 and 1507 were used on KCT Train 311 and 310 for a couple days. It's not often that every engine at Mill Street is facing the same way and ... (more)
The sun is setting fast and UP Train QNPCXP 15 also making good time on its trip away from the light on the UP Kansas Sub.
KCT Train 311 sits at CP 40 on the BNSF Emporia Sub. while waiting for the NS Transfer to depart BNSF Argentine Yard before it's our turn to head in.
UP 18th Street Yard to BNSF Argentine Yard transfer heads south on the UP Elevator Lead with a SD60M on the point of BNSF Train T UP1 16R.
A pair of SD70Ms power UP Train MWTNP 11 under the classic UP Signal Bridge at West Topeka after a crew change. The days are numbered for the immaculate code line and signal bridge here, and it w... (more)
The Amtrak Exhibit Train is spotted at the Santa Fe Depot in Topeka for today, holding the main line.
The conductor on NS Train 239 has his feet up as they continue to be held out of UP Armourdale Yard at 10th Street on the NS Kansas City District-BNSF Brookfield Sub.
Tonight the NS NYC Heritage Locomotive is the solo blast leader on NS Train 239, being held out of UP Armourdale Yard at 10th Street on the NS Kansas City District-BNSF Brookfield Sub.
A manifest and a pair of unit trains line up at Armourdale to head east. Left to right are UP Train MNPNL 10, OCRGE 08, and UEY9DD 08.