I was working on getting some shots off the track on the Marceline Sub over the weekend. One area I hit was the Chariton River bottoms west of Elmer. As the sun works thru the trees and eastbound ... (more)
A GE C4 adds both braking and pushing power to a westbound BNSF load of what looks like DDG. The train has just come off Curtis Hill, and is now headed for the open expanses of northwest Oklahoma ... (more)
The setting sun glints off of an eastbound stack train and Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief as they meet at the intermediate signal bridge just west of Fort Madison in Iowa farm country. With th... (more)
An eastbound intermodal train passes beneath the endangered cantilever at West Baring.
While out enjoy the evening sun from the back porch, three BNSF locomotives emerge out of Crozier Canyon with a heavy 10K stack train for the Port of Los Angeles as rumble pass the homestead.
BNSF 6624 leads a westbound intermodal under the CB&Q signal bridge and its replacement west of the diamonds in Rochelle. Two birds observe from on top of the Q bridge.
One of the BNSF's newer deliveries from GE leads a domestic container train through the interlocking at south Mojave where it will diverge over to the BNSF Mojave Sub for the trip to Barstow and p... (more)
BNSF's newest locomotive, ES44C4 number 6624 leads a southbound intermodal train past the cement plant at Monolith.