An Exec MAC brings up the rear of a coal load as it comes to a stop on Main 1
BNSF #6263 leads a loaded oil train through a recent clearcut near Mayger. The train is bound for nearby Port Westward, where the oil will be loaded on barges and shipped to California.
The Grand Forks, ND, to Belt Railway Clearing Yard in Chicago, IL, high priority manifest train works past a parked LPC stack train at Burke Siding on the east side of Savanna. This train has 100 ... (more)
A Logistic Park, IL, stack train rolls across the Illinois countryside as it makes its way east towards Chicago on the C&I. This train is currently between Chadwick and Milledgeville.
By 2004 it was unusual to find DC power on coal trains and even more rare to find a pair of warbonnets.
BNSF 4925 pulls hard, climbing the first hill out of Bakersfield. The setting sun casts a halo of vibrant colors as the train passes in front of it.
BNSF Amarillo to Denver train HAMADEN descends the Palmer Divide into Greenland, CO
About 30 minutes before sunset, an SD70MAC and SD70ACe lead a Fort Collins, CO to Denver, CO (M-FCLDEN5-13A) Extra Manifest through the siding at Longs Peak on a relatively warm evening.
Sunrise catches BNSF 5307 and three helpers and they wait for the order to take a freight up to Ft Collins.
Three empty coal trains file into the leads at Converse Junction, Wyoming, as a loaded train slowly creeps by in the background. These multiple tracks are the leads into busy Antelope Mine. The ra... (more)
The DPU of a westbound empty coal train in Decatur.