Two westbound coal trains pause at Sterling, Colorado, on March 19, 1997, led by Burlington Northern EMD SD70MACs.
Set of power BN facility Portland
BN F45 No. 6644 idles next to a WP GP35 in the engine facility.
BN 5700 East meets a westbound in the hole at Merritt. Note the SDP45 in the westbound's consist.
BN 2536 waits to depart Union Station with a transfer for the SP.
In the mid-1970s, Southern Pacific borrowed a batch of Burlington Northern SD40-2s and RCC cars (converted F7Bs) in order to test the Locotrol systems installed in them. The tests must have been ... (more)
Power mingles at BN's Portland engine facility
BN SD9 6148 and GP38-2 2358 team up for local service at Bridgeport, Nebraska's small yard. Bridgeport is located on the coal line from Alliance, NE that goes south to Denver through Sterling, CO.... (more)
Northbound BN coal empty Monument
While visiting NRE in Silvis to inspect Eldon, IA's GP7 purchase, we were allowed to tour the entire ex-Rock Island complex with an escort and proper PPE. This ex-BN SD40-2 is in the process of be... (more)
A pair of BN GP50's and a BNSF Dash8 Wide Cab take L-CHI102 West through the town of Mazon IL on the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivison.
Evening at Chicago: BN 9901 is waiting at Union station for the next job
Three Cascade green SD60Ms shove on the rear DPU of a loaded Burlington Northern Santa Fe coal train climbing Crawford Hill below Belmont, Nebraska, on July 22, 2003.