BNSF 9942 leads a Galesburg bound freight towards the small town of Bucklin, Missouri.
Locomotives: BNSF 9942, BNSF 8078 & BNSF 8467.
A Beautiful Sunset looks at the old Santa Fe Signals still in service in Bucklin. Not having too much longer for this world.
BNSF 6614 leads a long autorack train under the few remaining ATSF signal bridges left in northern Missouri on BNSF's Marceline Subdivision.
Locomotives: BNSF 6614 & BNSF 8048
As time marches on and the signal gangs of Class 1's push hard for the PTC deadline for 2018, somehow old time signals can still be found in a few little pockets. Case in point is the 3 intermedia... (more)
Over the weekend I headed out for some Missouri BNSF trains action. The Brookfield Sub was on my mind since some of the old Q-signals are left along the line. Luck would have it we would score 4 t... (more)
The sun has just cleared the trees and lights up this monster stack train at Bucklin, Missouri.
Storms were close, but luckily they didn't interfere with getting this photo at first light near Bucklin, Missouri.
H2 power continues the parade of intermodal traffic underneath the ATSF intermediates at Bucklin.
A BNSF stack train barrels east under one of the few untouched ATSF bridge signals left on the TransCon.
A westbound Z-train approaches the endangered Santa Fe-era signal bridge west of Bucklin.
The first light of the morning sun makes an eastbounder glow as it approaches Bucklin, Missouri.
The quiet of early morning is put on hold as a high speed eastbound stack train approaches Bucklin, Missouri.
First light on an eastbound stack train at Bucklin, Missouri.
The weather forecast said it would be sunny, but they were wrong. The sun managed to pop out occasionally and luckily lined up with the arrival of this eastbounder at Bucklin, Missouri.