Passing under the massive MacArthur Bridge, UP Beelman unit train coming from 12th street yard in downtown Saint Louis, enter to Union Pacific Lesperance Street yard, by the high line connection.
NS 8103 splits the N&W era signals as it leads NS train 112 west towards Truesdale, Missouri on Norfolk Southerns St. Louis District.
Locomotives: NS 8103 & NS 2712
A loaded BNSF coal train trundles through Old Union Depot as the sun starts to set.
Two freshly-rebuilt and repainted Chicago & North Western covered hoppers (Nos. 490213 and 490878) sit just outside the Union Pacific’s De Soto Car Shop in Missouri on the afternoon of September 2... (more)
A worker in the Union Pacific car shop at De Soto, Missouri applies Union Pacific logos and “Building America” slogans to the side of Chicago & North Western covered hopper No. 490093 on September... (more)
Undecorated (almost) A Chicago & North Western covered hopper gets a fresh coat of gray in the paint shop at Union Pacific’s car shop in De Soto, Missouri, on September 28, 2011. Most o... (more)
A golden glow shines of a departing intermodal as it enters a four-way meet. In the bottom right corner, a coal train can be seen idling, having just arrived at the yard. In the background two sto... (more)
Interesting number of locomotives in former Manufacturer's Railway Company Engine House located in Arsenal St, Kosciusko, Saint Louis. This facility is now owned by Foster Townsend Rail Logistics.... (more)
First light on a BNSF coal train near Orchard Farm, Missouri.
This is the second time I ran into 5474 in a week, this time headed west at Apex, Missouri.
UP 8370 curves out of the Missouri River bridge.
BNSF 5525 sits on the trail of a grain train that was emptied hours before.
A blazing red sky explodes over Missouri as an empty westbound coal train roars across the countryside with an SD70ACe on the point and an SD70MAC trailing.
A loaded coal train is accelerating out of Elsberry on the Hannibal Sub.
This short train is passing the cliffs at Foley, Missouri.