The yard crew has just serviced Bluebonnet 3172 and it is being repositioned at the engine servicing facility.
Two Bluebonnets and a former Burlington Northern unit wait in the BNSF engine servicing yard for orders.
Bluebonnet 3172 crosses the South Platt River with a cut of cars from the Denver Yard.
Bluebonnet 3172 pulls a string of freight over the South Platte River for sorting in the Denver Yard.
BNSF 3172 pulls a long string of freight out of the Denver Yard. The yard team take a quick break and then will work for the next 15 minutes sorting the cars onto the right tracks.
BNSF 3172 still retains its original 1981 ATSF paint scheme. It now works in the Denver yard sorting freight cars.
BNSF 3172 pulls another cut of freight cars out of the Denver Yard for sorting.
The BNSF Spring Hill Local stops at Lenexa on the BNSF Ft. Scott Sub. The brakeman gets ready to run time on the switch as the conductor makes a cut.
The BNSF Spring Hill Local rolls into town on the BNSF Ft. Scott Sub. where it will make a pickup before continuing south.
The M-DILLIN-18 meets the Hanley Falls local
This lone train waits on rusty rails as Hurricane Rita makes landfall to the west near the Texas & Louisiana border.
GP50's seem to be the chosen power for locals and switchers on the Hereford sub these days