BNSF 4882 leads one of many stack trains to run on BNSF's transcontinental line.
A standard cab YN2 Dash-8 is on the point of a westbound autorack train barreling through the Sedalia Sub's namesake-town, Sedalia. The train is crossing Emmet St, once the site of the MKT-MP cros... (more)
A fairly new C4 GEVO is on the point of an eastbound freight train passing the former Santa Fe depot now used by Amtrak as a stop for the Southwest Chief.
The silence of a hazy morning in the small town of La Plata is broken by the passing of a very short, and overpowered, intermodal train blasting eastbound for Chicago. With less than 25 cars, thes... (more)
A crew of two is shuffling cars around the ADM facility in Mexico. Top speed seemed to be some where around 3 or 4 mph.
What better way to celebrate the birth of our nation than to go heritage hunting?
Here's the NS 1066 (NYC heritage unit) leading the U-SNJEOL0-31T past Kansas City Union Station just past 11am ... (more)
Amtrak P40DC glides into the station at La Plata,Missouri.
BNSF 4882 rolls through a crossing near the small town of Ethel,Missouri
A Kansas City Southern manifest freight rolling east on the KCS Mexico Sub east of Centralia, Missouri. The tracks in the background are the Norfolk Southern St. Louis District.
Unsure of the linage of this unit, but a MNA SD40-2 rests on a quiet Sunday morning.
Many argue FEC's new paint scheme is the most attractive. Living in FEC country, I think KCS EMDs dolled up as "Southern Belles" look mighty fine!
As darkness falls on Kirkwood, MO, BNSF 5456 and 3 more units idle crewless at Geyer Road on the point of stack train Q CLOSTL1 25A. A leased CIT Group SD60, CEFX 6011, is second out in the consis... (more)
An exBN unit rests on a quiet Sunday morning.
Roadside America... While on a work trip, came across this piece of Americana in one of those "blink and you miss it" small towns. Located along the Katy Trail, is this MKT Bicentennial... (more)
Five Southern Belles, including 3 brand new KCSM ES44ACs, ply the jointed rails of the Roodhouse Subdivision at 50 mph as they make their way towards Kansas City.