The Railroad is at a stand still. The Reason? One very long freight train forcing all others into the clear. The DPUs of one of the train are seen stopped, as another waits right behind it
BNSF 5410 and an Ex-SP SD40T-2 Tunnel Motor sit at Coal City with westbounds backed up 20 miles to Joliet and eastbounds backed up 150 miles all the way to Galesburg!
BNSF 5410 East rolls over a bridge in Streator bearing the markings of one of the railroads that combined to form BNSF 10 years ago.
Interesting day on the Transcon. BNSF 5410 and an NREX Ex-SP Tunnel Motor are the leaders of a parade of westbounds. Track work further South caused this train to sit for 4 hours, longer for the t... (more)
BNSF 5419 and a NREX SD40T-2 hold for a signal in Coal City.
Stabbed by the dispatcher! An eastbound BNSF manifest holds the main while a westbound traverses the siding at Woodford, CA
BNSF 5410 leads NS 230