The Illmo Local, UP Train LSI55 02 has a monster train, sprinting along the UP Hoxie Sub. at MP 156.6, calling the EIC of the bridge gang ahead at Fisk to get through their Form B Limits.
A ballast tamper and regulator wait in the clear in the siding at Junland for UP Train ZLDYC 01 to pass on the UP Hoxie Sub. Behind this train visible in the distance is the LSI55 02 coming out o... (more)
As the sign says, the Frisco Depot, home to the Mo-Ark Regional Railroad Museum, is a replacement structure for a previous one destroyed in the devastating 1927 tornado.
The depot housed the... (more)
After meeting 2 northbounds at Junland, the UP 7997 with the ALDAS 29 and UP 5206 and the OCFWI 28, UP Train LSI55 30 is easing into Poplar Bluff Short Yard is with a pair of Geeps, the leader hav... (more)
The engineer is "skinnin' her back" on UP Train LSI55 30 leaving a 25 MPH slow order on the UP Hoxie Sub. over the St. Francis River Bridge on its way to meet 2 at Junland. The cranes i... (more)
At 60 MPH, UP Train LSI55 30 bolts past the detector at MP 144.8 on the UP Hoxie Sub. on the way back to Poplar Bluff after meeting the MNLAS 30.
Locomotives: GMTX 2160, HLCX 1046
About to hit the detector at MP 144.8 on the UP Hoxie Sub. are units from the CN and BC Rail with UP Train MNLAS 30, coming into town for a meet with the LSI55 30 before sneaking up to North Dexte... (more)
A single standard cab SD60, uncommon for this area, takes NS Train 120 through Orrick on the NS Kansas City District hot on 285's heels. They'll lay off crossings just east of town and also wait ... (more)
A pair of Dash-9's hammer past Curry with NS Train 285 headed for CA Jct. on the NS Kansas City District. They'll wait almost 2 hours before they hop on the BNSF Marceline Sub. due to the impendi... (more)
The Phase IV Heritage Locomotive leads Amtrak Train 316 over US Highway 50 after an on time station stop at LEE, passing UP Train CMSWE9 16 in the siding on the UP Sedalia Sub.
Locomotive: A... (more)
Amtrak's Phase IV Heritage Locomotive from the 2011 40th anniversary leads Amtrak Train 311 down the KCT East-West Corridor Main 4 past Blue River Yard just short of the KCS Diamond at Sheffield r... (more)
Engineer Kyle Ellis is getting Amtrak Train 4 back up to 90 MPH on Main Track 1 of the BNSF Marceline Sub. after crossing the Missouri River Bridge at Sibley, running on time out of KCY.
A pair of GE's take BNSF Train V KCKESL4 15A past Pendleton Road on the Ex-CB&Q BNSF Brookfield Sub. as a track inspector waits to set on after their departure.
Through trains are uncommon o... (more)
Amtrak Train 4 briefly visits this old barn just west of Floyd on the BNSF Marceline Sub., bound for Chicago and running on time in 90 MPH territory.
Locomotives: AMTK 166, AMTK 84
The "Creamsicle", Norfolk Southern's Interstate Railroad Heritage Locomotive sits at 10th Street on the NS Kansas City District-BNSF Brookfield Sub. leading NS Train 33J for UP 18th Stre... (more)