As two members of a BNSF MOW crew tend to a broken rail on their north-south main at Tower 55, the other two--including the welder--keep a wary eye on UP 5914 South, a coal load that will pass the... (more)
Coal empties race back to North Platte, led by two UP AC4400's.
Departing UP Neff Yard after doing its work, UP Train KG1LAB 08 glides through CP M282 Troost Avenue past one fo the few remaining sets of Mo-Pac Signals around Kansas City.
Southbound coal train ducks under the I-88 overpass near Rock Falls.
An eastbound stack train heads away from the setting sun and towards the crew change point of Clinton, Iowa. It has just past the town of DeWitt, where, in the distance, a tall church steeple pun... (more)
After replacing a broken knuckle on the Echo Canyon grade, UP's Roseville, CA to North Platte, NE Q train is back on the move approaching the Lincoln Highway overpass at Emory, Utah.
After repairing a broken knuckle and bringing two other eastbound trains to a stop, UP 5914 is back on the move headed east through Echo Canyon at Emory. The vintage highway bridge at right is par... (more)
Just about to crest Logan Hill, as seen from the Steckley Road overpass, is another in the parade of coal trains, here in the heart of the Powder River Basin. The grading for a fourth main track i... (more)
A BNSF track gang works on Main One as a loaded UP coal train roars down the adjacent main headed for central Texas.
Coal empties 70E sits at "Citation" on its way back to UP for another load of black daimonds.