Recently repainted F7A/B 682 and 853 shine in the sun in front of BN's shops in August 1973.
Adam Farence Photo
Powered by three Burlington Northern EMD SD40-2s—Nos. 8089, 7877 and 7892—Burlington Northern Santa Fe train No. 52 approaches the west end of Havre Yard, Montana, on the autumn day of October 6, ... (more)
CB&Q's triple track is now the BN (merger of the CB&Q/SP&S/NP/GN)as of 1970.....always an enjoyable place to be trackside plus just to the east was the IHB handling many Chicago RR's and of course... (more)
Three Cascade green Burlington Northern locomotives lead an eastbound freight into Belton, Montana, on October 8, 1997.
Pullman Junction on Chicago's South Side was where the Belt Railway of Chicago, Rock Island, and Norfolk & Western all connected. This was a unique interlocking where crossing gates were used to ... (more)
In August of 1972, a BN transfer run heads for the bridge over the Columbia River into Portland, OR. The train is departing BN's Vancouver Yard with four ex-SP&S Alco RS3s for power.
A southbound grain train approaches Palmer Lake, CO.
Thanks to JFStrauss for all the information on my father's photo of BN No. 7 at Westminster Junction. On that same day, my father also photographed the eastbound morning Zephyr, BN No. 8 from the... (more)
BN 972552 still in full BN dress waits ready for action at Glendive, MT shops of BNSF. This unit requires locomotive support to operate it. Note the Commonwealth trucks and a bit of red paint show... (more)
Southbound coal loads cross the Santa Fe bridge in Larkspur, CO.
A Burlington Northern EMD SD60M leads two other EMD units on an eastbound hopper car train on the Southern Pacific, former D&RGW.
A southbound coal drag splits the searchlight signals at Palmer Lake, Co.