The 121 Job heads west through "The Land of Brick and Sausage" with a load of chicken waste. Main Street in Elgin is decorated for the upcoming 26th Annual Hogeye Festival and soon the street will... (more)
After finishing up some chores west of town, a short BNSF local heads back to the yard where it'll tie up for the day.
A fun, four pack of light engines heads west down Main 1, as an eastbound passes on 2. Leading is a Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP50, followed by a BNSF "Smurf" GP38-2, a BN Cascade green GP39-2R and a BN... (more)
Broken rail underneath the derailed CBNS 5009 at Cruger, IL. Talked to the engineer of the train and he said he believes the broken rail was the result of the derailment. This was only a minor der... (more)
IORY 5005 heads west through Washington, IL long hood forward with some grain loads. Locomotive has since been repainted into G&W livery as the TPW 5015.
NS P11 stands on the south leg of the wye in Lula, Ga. with geep50 7065 which wouldn't lead the remainder of the trip to Atlanta. While I was making my way north up I85 the best I could, P11 depar... (more)
Blue and yellow is back in the lead as a Santa Fe GP50 leads the South Local through Merrifield.
Sitting before the storm, a EMD GP50 waits to be brought into the National Railway Equipment shops in Mt. Vernon, IL. This engine will either be scrapped, or rebuilt into a new Generator Set Locom... (more)
NS GP50 7068 speeds westbound Frisco local T74 through Speers Ferry on a rainy spring evening enroute to Duffield, VA to switch local customers. Built in 1980 for the Southern Railway to pull some... (more)
A couple of high speed Falcon engines are serviced at the Butler,WI. engine facility.
BNSF 3159 and another ex-BN GP50 lead a southbound local through the middle of old downtown Lenexa. Note the welcoming greeting on one of the classification light covers, the crew was not as frien... (more)
BNSF 3159 and another ex-BN GP50 lead a southbound local down the Ft. Scott Sub that has just crossed the state line into the Kansas-side of the city.
BNSF 3159 and another ex-BN GP50 lead a southbound local down the Ft. Scott Sub at Kansas City.
BNSF 3159 and another ex-BN GP50 lead a southbound local down the Gooseneck toward the Ft. Scott Sub at Kansas City.