Monday morning, I caught the UP 9054 backing into the Topeka depot ahead of it's trip to KC with the P-TPKC. Apparently, UP's CEO was in tow on this trip, along with plenty of others. I'm sure the... (more)
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Alco PA-2 No.155A. The Katy owned 6 Alco PA-1 2000hp units built in 1949, and 8 PA-2 2250hp units built in 1950-51. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer l... (more)
A pair of GEVO's are on the point of a loaded DDG grain train moving west on the Transon just west of Lebo, KS.
A very interesting consist brings BNSF Train U CXHHUT0 15T out of Argentine Yard on Main Track 2 of the BNSF Emporia Sub. at Morris. Trailing a very nice looking YN2 C40-8W are an EMDX scheme SD4... (more)
A BNSF manifest points east at BNSF's Kansas City Yard as it awaits a crew with a cascade green SD60M on point.
A trio of GEVO's lead a KCKBAR westbound on the BNSF Emporia Sub just outside of Ottawa, KS.
UP SD40-2 No.3339 was changed to trailing-unit status on February 10, 1992 by removal of the cab signals, refrigerator, toilet, and cab seats, and renumbered with a "B" prefix to B333... (more)
Salina was no North Platte, but it did see a pretty good variety of power over the old Kansas Pacific. Here, a somewhat unlikely duo of MP GP38-2 & Milwaukee GP40 are being utilized in yard and ... (more)
Kansas isn't completely flat, as this southbound led by #8137 in the Matfield Green area shows.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief no. 4 runs 4 hours and 43 minutes late through Walton, Kansas.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief no. 4 runs just under 5 hours late coming into Newton, Kansas.
With the Imperial Brewery in the background, two SW1500s cross Southwest Blvd after dropping a loaded lumber car. Canon 6D
Two former Frisco SW1500s switch REW Materials off of Southwest Blvd in KCK. Behind the two empty centerbeams is a Santa Fe extended vision caboose used for the shove back to 19th Street Yard in t... (more)
Two former Frisco SW1500s, now lettered for Great Northern, ply home rails with BNSF's afternoon local out of the Frisco 19th St. Yard.
UP 951 charges thru Atchison, KS with an excursion train on a brutally hot August day.