Sunset is just about to disappear as night sets in in northern Missouri. A set of crossovers in middle of now where along the Marceline Sub at MP 276, is Gorin. New signal have been cut in to repl... (more)
An empty grain train bound for the CN at East Dubuque, IL, rolls downhill thru the control point at Gorin. This train is bound for loading at Ida Grove, IA, and will head east to Galesburg on the ... (more)
A "dummy" wheelset is being installed to replace a bad set that had a burned out bearing.
A "Hot Box" on a C44-9W....good thing the detector caught this before anything bad happened! Wheel set is being changed out by Hulcher and BNSF people.
Amtrak is hard on the binders and crossing over from main 1 to 2 working thru trains ahead.
Yea the Super elevation is that much, Only on the ATSF main.