A Norfolk Southern automobile train passes Kansas City's Union Station on October 6th, 2014. A pair of GE Dash 9-40CWs, 9029 and 9605, are pulling a long string of autoracks.
A pair of SD70ACe diesels, 9153 and 9339, bring a BNSF Railway coal train into Murray Yard in North Kansas City, Missouri, on October 6th, 2014.
Railroad Passenger Car Numbering Bureau, Inc. (RPCX) SW1 738, assigned to Saint Louis' Union Station, sits next to some of the privately owned passenger cars that it had been switching. This engi... (more)
Whose railroad is this? The light power off of NS Train 33J, which today consists of a CSX AC4400CW and two BNSF Dash 9s, heads east down the UP KC Metro Sub in KC's West Bottoms as it returns to... (more)
An eclectic mix of both preserved and active rail equipment congregates at the Museum of Transportation after being displayed for the "Go by Train" event held the previous day. From left... (more)
Union Pacific RP-20BD Y2608 - or, at least, most of it - is found at the old Manufacturers Railway enginehouse just outside the Budweiser brewery in Saint Louis, Missouri, on October 4th, 2014. U... (more)
An NS leader powers it's way through the curves at Hart, Missouri on the BNSF Transcon.
A warbonnet Dash-9 with an odd olive green pilot leads an ethanol train toward Argentine Yard at 25th Street.
GP60 7127 leads a B32-8, another GP60, and a wreck-damaged GP38-2 out of the west end of the siding at Centralia after picking up cars left by the Columbia Terminal Railroad.
A westbound Union Pacific auto rack train climbs the grade out of the Brush Creek bottom west of Ethel on the BNSF Marceline Subdivsion.
Two Santa Fe freights meet on the double track of the Kansas City Terminal near Grand Junction interlocking.
An eastbound stack train accelerates after passing through Marceline on the BNSF Transcon.
The Rock Lives! Buried deep in the Lange-Stegmann Company grain facility in Saint Louis, Missouri, on October 3rd, 2014, was a real "WABAC Machine" moment - a string with eight (ex) Rock Is... (more)
Amtrak train #314, the eastbound Missouri River Runner, departs Hermann, Missouri, on October 5th, 2014 - and in the process it briefly drowns out the music from the town's Octoberfest cele... (more)
Metro East Industries leases the Manufacturers Railway Enginehouse.Parked outside is some UP oddballs awaiting engine changeout .Taken with permission to be on property!