Cherryvale is the operational hub of the South Kansas and Oklahoma. This ex-CN unit is about to lead a train to Tulsa, as a set of ex-Apalachian & Ohio SD50s waits to head west to Winfield. Ther... (more)
Santa Fe’s northbound Train 12, the Chicagoan, is just south of Topeka, Kansas on its run from Dallas to Chicago on Nov. 6, 1966. Lead unit 15 is an E6 while the trailing cab unit is No. 11, an E... (more)
Former BN GP9B 1702 at a grain facility at Wright, KS in August 2014.
You wouldn’t know it to see it today, but Train 39, westbound near Herington, Kansas, was once the Imperial, a secondary but important passenger run between Chicago and Southern California. But on... (more)
How about a hyrail school bus for your railroad? Before rebuilding a Santa Fe 4-6-4, the Abilene & Smoky Valley RR had one for its passengers, operating out of Abilene, Kansas.
Assigned to the Kansas City Terminal Ry, WAMX 1213 (xKCT 79), switches out Procter & Gamble, Kansas city, KS.
An all EMD consist including the MKT Heritage Locomotive heads up UP Train MNPNL 06 at 67th Street on the BNSF Ft. Scott Sub. I ran across this train while headed to work and was pretty surprised... (more)
The pair of engines that brought UP Train AASFX 18 into KC with the EMD on the point lay over in UP Quindaro Yard. In about 12 hours they will be headed back east, SD70M leading again, with the A... (more)
After 6 cars of BNSF Train H DENKCK1 08 went on the ground early this morning in Hutchison, KS, Amtrak 3 and 4 were forced by the derailment and damage to track and signal apparatuses to detour vi... (more)
A pair of GEs split the Frisco Searchlights (and their replacements) with BNSF Train H STEKCK4 02A at CP Bravo on the BNSF Ft. Scott Sub.
A rare set of engines for Kansas City leads NS Train 33J past UP Armourdale Yard at Terminal Jct., on the UP KC Metro Sub., headed for the adjacent UP 18th Street Yard.
This Decatur, IL to KC m... (more)
UP Train ZG4TU 15 drops down off the KCT High Line into UP Armourdale Yard for a crew change.
A field of mile on the hill in the distance contrasts with the green of the Ex-BN leader on the KYLE Salina Turn.
A GEVO and a SD70M ease around the curve at Adams Street Interlocking with UP Train ABEAM 24, which is about to reach its final destination of UP Armourdale Yard.