Between Portage and East Dubuque, the line was built by the Illinois Central back in 1865. The CB&Q acquired trackage rights in 1889. There are some conflicting reports who was there 1st and dates... (more)
BN's south end train is ready to depart Bieber for Klamath Falls. The UP units that brought the train north are parked, awaiting crew's rest to return to Stockton.
BN 1991, which was painted in a red, white, and blue scheme as a tribute to the troops that participated in Operation Desert Storm, is seen on the point of an empty coal train which is about to ar... (more)
Prior to departing for Klamath Falls, the crew of BN 672 switches out the lumber mill at Bieber, California.
BN 2976 is heading into La Crosse, WI in October of of 1991. This view of the Mississippi River valley is from the Grandad's Bluff overlook.
Freshly rebuilt and painted E9A idles at the BN yards near Union station
BN 3 shoves the IRM Christmas train past the Depot St. stop.
Ex-LNG (liquified natural gas) BN 7149, KCS 754 and a BN 9274 with a unit coal train.
CASTLE ROCK UT July 24 1982 -- BN SD40-2 7283 and companions appear to be tied down.
After meeting a westbound SP train, BN's 672 train (Klamath Falls, OR - Pasco, WA) pulls out of Kirk siding, crossing the Williamson River. BN predecessor GN had trackage rights on SP from Chemult... (more)
LNG (liquified natural gas) units BN 7149, BN 7890 and BNGT 101 with a set of BN coal cars.
I admit it, I like boxes, bumps, bulges, antennas, tanks, whatever, attached to locomotives. The DM&IR 2-8-2 "plumber's nightmare" is the epitome. This ex-SLSF unit is pretty good. Ph... (more)
A rainbow consist with the old standard cab leading, BN, Conrail, CP.
Ex SLSF. Photo by unknown. No name on slide.
A westbound Northtown Yard, MN, to Kansas City, MO, manifest train crosses over the Media trestle on the Chilli Sub. Work has begun to start for replacing this 741 foot long bridge sometime by the... (more)