The remnants from an early February snow storm slowly melt away as an eastbound mobile pipeline head for another load of Bakken crude.
A fresh ace leads a Chicago bound stack train eastbound on the Golden State Route just west of the Waldeck siding.
UP 7278 leads another westbound coal empty through the fresh powder near Yocemento, Kansas.
35mm slide from my collection, Photographer Dave Stowe.
CREX 1346 churns ahead 50 cars to make the first spot at Westar's Lawrence Energy Center. This train is delivering the 4th load this year from the Highlight Mine in Wyoming. This train is unique i... (more)
Rock Island Train 18, "Twin Star Rocket," barrels eastward out of North Topeka, Ks. on time on Union Pacific track en route to Kansas City where it will return to home rails. Operating from Hous... (more)
Led by an F and two E units, Rock Island's "Golden State Limited" rushes into Topeka, Kansas where it will cross the Kansas River and enter Union Pacific trackage rights for the run to Kansas City... (more)
Is the camera aimed the wrong direction? Rock Island U25B 231 was on the point of Train 4, "Golden State," standing at North Topeka, Ks. station as westbound mail Train 39 with two F units approa... (more)
With E8 653 and a passenger Geep, Rock Island's mail Train 39 "Imperial" with one coach leaves Topeka, Ks. on a dreary Nov. 5, 1966. At Tucumcari, N.M., Rock Island will hand the train over to SP... (more)
BNSF 6947 leads an eastbound international stack train by a grain elevator that has seen better days at Saffordville, KS on 11/16/13.
BNSF 6643 leads an empty MOW train west near Saffordville Kansas on BNSF's Emporia Sub.
BNSF 7547 leads a roadrailer from the NS bound for Saginaw, TX at Ellinor, KS on 11/16/13.
A westbound solid trailer Z train approaches Matfield Green, KS on 11/16/13.
A westbound Z train passes a stack of old rail as it heads west on the transcon at Matfield Green, KS 11/16/13.