There aren't too many places currently where you can see an operating U30C!
BN rock train sits in the clear between Rochelle and Steward,IL..
BN SD7 6009 working at Mattoon, IL || Sept 1990
Two BN geeps lead the WIM Local east at milepost 2 on the WI&M subdivision. The train is still in Washington State, but as it passes the photographer it will enter Idaho.
BN 9211 and two more SD60Ms are serving as helpers on Crawford Hill in northwestern Nebraska. These helpers have just shoved a coal train up the hill and at the crest, Belmont Road, they are now s... (more)
A BN empty coal train crests Angora hill grade 22 miles south of Alliance, NE powered by nine locomotives, 7 GEs, and 2 EMDs. The train is headed for Alliance and the north entrance to the Powder ... (more)
A scheme that doesn't even look good on F and E units...
A BN worker surveys the damage at the Hillsdale derailment site while a side-boom begins to move a Manufactures Railway boxcar. This Kodachrome was processed in April 1977.
Several BN officials survey the derailment at Hillsdale. This Kodachrome was processed in April 1977.
The BN wrecker has been called out to help clear the mainline after a derailment at Hillsdale. This Kodachrome was processed in April 1977.
A BN empty coal train climbs the Angora hill grade out of Northport, NE en route to Alliance and the Powder River Basin of Wyoming. The train features 2 C30-7s, a UP SD40, a BN U30C and BN SD40-2.
The brakeman steps off the eastbound WI&M Local to line the switch for dropping three empty hoppers at the Kennedy Ford elevator.
EXBN now BNSF 6827 leads a Barstow to Albuquerque train through Crozier Canyon
SP borrowed a BN RCE equipped SD40-2 for testing RCE on it's route over Beaumont Hill. Here an eastbound has been put in the siding at Cabazon to let a hotter train pass.
A loaded Burlington Northern coal train heads south at East Walker, Wyoming, on the morning of May 12, 1995.