A "triclops" SD60M, a CSX SD60, and a Warbonnet lead a unit tank train south out of Willmar on a sunny but cold December afternoon.
Probably Wyoming coal going to Texas. The other units were UP 3535, BN 5529, EMD 9096, plus helpers (DPUs?) BN 7305 and 6707.
Easing out of Bensenville Yard, CP 281 heads east for Tower A5 and access to CP's C&M Subdivision.
SD60M pacing, Soo Line style.
SD60M pacing, BNSF style.
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Cars from parallel Route 79 illuminate the flanks of a pair of BN SD60Ms idling near the Holcim Cement plant in Clarksville, MO. The train has just coupled on to a short string of covered hoppers ... (more)
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A nice H3 SD60M sits in the Motley siding waiting for a WB to pass.
A UP SD60M and C40-8 have crested the grade and will start its downhill run to Cheyenne. Shot on Ektachrome 200
A nice consist leads eastbound train 490 across Minnesota on a sunny November day.
The last train of the day couldn't have come at a better time as Q640 heads east as the sky puts on a show.
As the sun rises from the horizon train K702 races north on CSXT's River Subdivision.
With the fog having just lifted, the sun pokes through to shine on the SD60M with one of the more modern BNSF liveries, remnants of the cloud system create a dark sky in the background.