A pair of BN SW1200's lead a train on their branch to West Chicago in September of 1986. Although the line still serves some industries on the line, this portion has been removed.
PUEBLO CO June 15 1979 -- BN SD40-2 6798 departs Pueblo.
BN 8016 crosses the Missouri River near Broadway Blvd. in March of 1986. I'm unsure of why the bridge has a double deck appearance on one of the spans.
Burlington Northern’s turn to Climax, Colorado, has returned to its base of Leadville, and the crew is putting the caboose over to the roundhouse before spotting the two cars over on the interchan... (more)
BUTTES CO March 11 1980 -- An SD 40-2 leads a coal train.
BN 199 has a cut of coal cars in tow as it passes the Queen of the lakes, the Edward Ryerson, under the DM&IR ore docks in October of 1993.
While half the world was chasing the Cheyenne Frontier Days train with the UP 844 in some beautiful sunny weather, severe storms in northern Illinois cancelled a scheduled night photo session. Onl... (more)
BN 2976 leads a northbound freight past the site of the old passenger depot in a shot taken from Grandad Bluff in Lacrosse, WI in October of 1991.
The BN had a lot of lease power in the mid 90's, including LMX B39-8's and the nine ex-Reserve Mining SD38-2's on this manifest train.
Except for the number boards, this could have been a typical day at Allouez on the Great Northern anytime after 1962. The simplified scheme SD7 is leaving the yard with a short transfer of empty o... (more)
Three Burlington Northern EMD SD70MACs haul a coal train north of Barela, Colorado, on February 14, 1998. This location is in between Barela and Beshoar on Burlington Northern Santa Fe’s Twin Moun... (more)
You don't see these things whizzing by on the mainlines most days. A former BN American derrick, i believe a 25 ton? Rolls down the tracks. Note the creepy dolls on the bumper!
BN 6736 splits a pair of semaphores south of Helena, MT on the MRL in May of 1990.
BN 3152 hustles a piggyback train along the Mississippi River at Trempealeau, WI in October of 1991.
The faded logos of two fallen flags.