The southbound Heartland Flyer slows for its Norman station stop on a clear morning. The southbound leg of the heartland flyer is lead by a Non Powered Control Unit (NPCU), former F40PH #222.
A southbound BNSF Z Train rumbles past the Amtrak station in Norman. The station serves the daily Heartland Flyer that goes from OKC to Fort Worth in the morning and returns in the evening.
NORMAN OK January 1975 -- The races on. Santa Fe GP38 3544 passes University of Oklahoma long distance runners on the east side of the OU Duck Pond area. The eastbound (compass north) train is app... (more)
NORMAN OK Oct 8 1979 -- With a contrail of the competition overhead the last southbound Lone Star comes to a stop. The train was discontinued by Amtrak a week earlier but a lawsuit forced Amtrak t... (more)
NORMAN OK April 11 1980 -- Santa Fe SD40-2 5089 leads TOFC train 185 west (compass south) toward the Brooks Street crossing. An apartment complex to the left and behind this photo was popular with... (more)
NORMAN OK Nov 9 1980 --Santa FE GP20u 3074, U23B 6330, another GP20u and a GP39-2 lead train 325 past the station. The mixed fright is eastbound (compass south) and has just crossed Main Street.
NORMAN OK September 1977 -- Santa Fe F7A 275 is tied down in downtown Norman. It will be the lead unit when the Norman turn returns to Nowers Yard in Oklahoma City. This site is within feet of the... (more)
NORMAN OK June 3 1979 -- With a wave from the fireman side ATSF GP38 3556, GP39-2 3625 and U23B 6346 handle train 563 eastbound (compass north) as it leaves Norman. I photographed this train earli... (more)
NORMAN OK June 4 1978 -- For several years Santa Fe ran a Norman turn from Nowers in Oklahoma City. It spent the night parked between Grey Street and Main Street in downtown Norman and provided a ... (more)
NORMAN OK June 3 1979 -- Eastbound (compass north) train 593, headed up by GP30 3203, overtakes a train in the siding led by GP38 3556. This is the siding on the north side of Norman beside U.S. 7... (more)
NORMAN OK Feb 24 1981 -- Santa Fe GP38 3517 leads train 6635 on the journey south.
NORMAN OK May 31 1979 -- Santa Fe SD45 5618 and U36C 8792 have control of train 563 as they approach the Lindsey Street crossing from the south.
NORMAN OK May 1978 -- Santa Fe FP45 5947 and GP38 3550 roll toward the Lindsay Street crossing from the south with a covered hopper train in tow. Very close to this location railroad surveyor Abne... (more)
NORMAN OK June 12 1978 -- Santa Fe F45 5910, F45 5925, U25B 6606 and a U23B lead train 503 under clear skies.
NORMAN OK Oct 20 1980 -- Santa Fe SD45 5547, F45 5927 and SD45 5509 roll through Norman on the point of train 365. This mixed freight is eastbound (compass north).