Minutes before sunset, BNSF 4051 makes a snake-like appearance, leading a stack train east on the Emporia Subdivision portion of the Transcon
East Siding Switch at Ash Hill - An eastbound stack train crests the summit at Ash Hill on the BNSF Needles Subdivision as it starts the 20 mile and 1,200 foot decent into Amboy.
An eastbound train in the Columbia River Gorge.
Standing in Missouri and Photographing in KansasBNSF Railway GP39-2R 2761 and SD40-2 1747 wait with a transfer run of intermodal cars at CP Santa Fe Junction in Kansas City, Kansas,... (more)
A westbound BNSF Barstow to Stockton manifest passes through Edwards on the Mojave Sub with EMD power on the point.
The "741" job heads up the Harbor Sub with a long train bound for two of the major South Bay refineries.
BNSF 7122 leads an eastbound empty oil train over U. S. 2 and into Winton Tunnel as the train descends the Stevens Pass grade on the way into Wenatchee, WA. This location is about 36 miles west of... (more)
BNSF GE ES44AC No. 5904 leads a coal train climbing the grade of Nebraska’s Crawford Hill at Windy Point (a.k.a, Breezy Point) west of Belmont on the afternoon of July 11, 2008. Emerging from some... (more)
Back when winters were harsh, oil trains were plentiful and locomotives were scarce. Two years later, I can safely say I'll never see a consist like this again, especially as sole power for a pri... (more)
The thunderous roar of two EMD 16-645E3's fills the cold Winter air as engineer RD Albrightson notches his two SD40-2's out to keep the 23 loads of charcoal, grain, oats and propane at the posted ... (more)
The First Watson has been running some long trains of loaded propane as the winter cold sets in. Here the train crests Monoco Hill, working a bit harder than usual.
An Extra Watson yard job arrives back in Wilmington with a couple units at sunrise having just dropped off a train at Alcoa Yard in Torrance.
After setting off their train at the Lancaster and Chester RR in Chester, NS 52R heads toward Columbia light power with a Heritage 2 schemed BNSF C44-9W on the point.
A former Burlington Northern GP30 rebuild leads L-CHI102 towards Galesburg IL from the BNSF GM Yard in Hodgkins Illinois under the ATSF cantilvers in Verona.
BNSF 6737 at Bealville in 1998.