Southern Pacific manifest heads toward the Huey P. Long Bridge.
A heavy fog and light rain has descended upon the New Orleans area as UP 5541 and BNSF 5950 each waits for their crew at the west end of the Avondale yard.
A pair of former Susquehanna GP18's are switching their train at Avondale Yard
Happy 4th of July from NS' Avondale Yard in North Kansas City! I took these from the parking garage at the North Kansas City Hospital, along with quite a few others, who strangely, seemed less int... (more)
1 of 5 remaining TW&W GP38-2's leads the Kearney local on the NS KC district seen approaching Avondale yard as they make the trek back towards Argentine yard.
NS D70 waits at Avondale Yard for clearance to proceed railroad-west across the Missouri River and deliver their autoracks to BNSF.
This may be just another 'wedgie' of common power but the symbolisim to me is great. There I was a guy with a camera taking pictures of a rail yard, along a public road... All I got in return was... (more)
Visitors in three shades of blue at UP's Avondale Yard.
UP's Avondale diesel shed gets some colorful visitors.
A BNSF train waits to leave Avondale Yard while an ex-SP geep switches UP's intermodal facility next door.
Two BNSF trains wait to leave Avondale yard. A nice mix of power is tied on to BNSF 5386.
With tight security at UP, this is about as close as you're going to get to their engine shop (with out them calling the cops). This ex-SP engine is still wearing it's SP numbers but was designat... (more)