“Wow, that thing is really loud” I can imagine our little spectator saying as yet another westbound stack train roars by this busy crossing just north of where the Transcon and the Texas lines div... (more)
A country mile east of Wichita is the small community of Augusta that rates a very nice ATSF station on the Transcon. This eastbound passing the station on a summer morning is lead by 3 Superfleet... (more)
BNSF7922 leads a stack train under C.P. 1853 in Augusta, Kansas.
BNSF6505 leads a Z train westbound near M.P. 181.5 on the Emporia Subdivision.
The sun is fading fast as the 18 car O-TOPBEL1 28A rolls through E. Salter near Augusta, Kansas.
BNSF Westbound Doublestack Train at Augusta, Ks. on BNSF'S Emporia Sub
BNSF Westbound Grain Train at Augusta, Ks. on BNSF'S Emporia Sub
BNSF Westbound Doublestack Train at Augusta, Ks. on BNSF'S Emporia Sub with a Warbonnet C44-9W leading a BN Cascade Green SD40-2
Notice the rain on the rails being sprayed off by the front wheels
This ex-passenger unit is southbound at Augusta
The tower was closed a couple of years after this shot.
This is the shot that graces the cover of CRV's "Railroading In the Heartland" video.