A Westbound empty coal train rolls though the small Maintence of Way staging yard in Louisville, Nebraska.
The first in a fleet of westbounds moves thru Louisville, NE on a mild December afternoon.
A DP shoves on an eastbound load thru Louisville, NE on a mild December day. The background is dominated by the Ash Grove Cement plant.
The conductor of a Westbound empty flatcar train climbs back onto his power as the DPU of a loaded coal train passes on the main.
Union Pacific has just delivered around 50 coal hoppers to the Ash Grove cement plant in Louisville using Ex-MoPac trackage. The power is tied down right next to BNSF's Creston Subdivision.
BNSF 9355 poses under the Ash Grove sign in Louisville, NE, as it heads northwest towards Ashland.