This morning, I stumbled upon this eastbound BNSF manifest (M HUTKCK1 27A) with about as colorful a consist as you'll find these days.
BNSF 7130 east passes the signal between Topeka and Tecu... (more)
Watco's KCT 217 job is returning from serving several industries in the West Bottoms. The train is heading around the wye at Adams St in order to back into KCT's Mill Street Yard.
Watco's KCT 310 transfer is coming across the Kaw River bridge and into Adams St Interlocking as it heads back to Mill St Yard.
WATCO's KCT 217 job heads for Thomas industry as a UP coal train awaits a signal off the High Line.
A loaded grain train from Polo, IL to Joel, TX pulls westbound out of Matfield Green.
The last light of the day is cast over the hamlet of Matfield Green, Kansas as the head two motors on this empty coal train bound for the North Rochelle Mine roll across the countryside.
A loaded export taconite train passes a prescribed burn near Matfield Green. The state of Kansas allows burning of prairie during the month of April, and the smoke and smell of fires is ever prese... (more)
Controlled burns sprawling across the Flint Hills of Kansas cast an orange glow along the horizon as BNSF's Stockton, California to Willow Springs, Illinois Z train sprints east across the Souther... (more)
A sunny, but bitter-cold morning at the Kaw River in Kansas City, Kansas. Approximately 1992
This great looking relic of Great Northern's Big Sky Blue era has been hidden away in BNSF's Topeka, KS yard for a few weeks now (mp51w first tipped me off to it), but has seemingly... (more)
UP 7167 rolls a loaded grain train east at sunset after a beautiful late winter day.
BNSF 1426 leads an auto transfer job on the BNSF Emporia Subdivision as it nears Argentine Yard.
UP 7002 idles in the yard at Marysville, Kansas.
On an afternoon in late March, 1967, it was still possible to catch a set of Santa Fe PA1s hustling along High Line into Kansas City with mail and express train 4 from Albuquerque, Winslow and poi... (more)
Watco's KCT 217 job is seen switching a scrap metal customer outside of Mill St Yard in Kansas City, KS.