BN GP30 is at the end of a light power move at Interbay in Seattle, WA while SD45 6415 (X-NP) leads a freight into town having completed a trip west over Stevens Pass.
EL Alco C425 no. 2456 is in the company of an Amtrak E unit at Burlington Northern's Interbay roundhouse in Seattle, WA. The Alco was one of several sold by Conrail to British Columbia Railway aft... (more)
I counted five SD9s that day at Balmer Yard in Seattle. Pretty remarkable that these are still on property and at least one is working the Yard. This unit was built for the Colorado & Southern in ... (more)
A collection of used and abused EMD products that have remained at Balmer Yard for sometime. The SD9s were originally kept near the military base but had been moved recently to the roundhouse area... (more)
Amtrak train 8, the Empire Builder rolls past the BNSF roundhouse complex at Interbay as it heads north out of Seattle to Everett, WA. From Interbay to Everett the train will cruise the Puget Soun... (more)
What beats four of a kind on Burlington Northern in 1982? Well, actually quite a bit in this era of the BN as there was a huge variety of motive power on the roster at the time. However, getting... (more)
NP to BN to BNSF ... Built by EMD in August 1957, Burlington Northern GP9 1922 was originally Northern Pacific 337. Just 25 years old, the 1922 is sitting in the dead line at BN's Interbay... (more)
A nice summer view of Interbay.
Richard Beal photo:
SD45's as far as the eye can see in the deadlines at Interbay Yard. The 6504 and some of her sisters would find a new life though, pulling trains for the Wisconsin Central u... (more)
This newly painted ES44DC prepares to leave Interbay while some 737s wait for delivery to Boeing's Renton plant.
Framed by another C44-9W and a newer ES44DC, BNSF 4677 rolls into Interbay with its train greeted by the rain.
Yeah, its got a Hemi...
As it enters the second half of a century of service, 6142 waits for its next assignment. Originally CBQ 340, built 3/54.
A F unit memory...
The prototype for the second Athearn number spends Sunday afternoon resting in the yard.