While on a yard tour in Galesburg, the tourists had a rare opportunity to get close to the lines of power behind the shop. Here are engines awaiting assignment.
As the year 2012 draws to a close, was watch a pair of BNSF SD70MAC leads the empty Georgia Power coal bucket NS 733 (Juliette,GA-Memphis,TN/BNSF) through the 23rd St. Interlock as the train head ... (more)
BNSF SD60M 1407 leads GALCHI east through Galesburg.
After coming in on train 31 the day before we're well rested and going back to Milwaukee on train 32. I'm probably firing for Harry Gust who at the time was one of the regular Engineers on Amtrak.... (more)
Fakebonnet 769 pokes out behind the SD39/slug combo.
The West Burlington Shops was the heart of the BN heavy locomotive repair and rebuild dating back to 1883. The shops were closed in 2004 by BNSF and everything moved to Galesburg and other shops. ... (more)
BNSF 5625 (AC4400CW) climbs the grade leading to Sedalia, Colorado.
Making its air test in Union Pacific's Guadalupe yard, the Santa Maria Valley Railroad's twice-a-week inbound "Town Job" prepares to head home to it's namesake town with a load of new Jo... (more)
The former experimentally painted "Vomit Bonnet" now wears a clean coat of BNSF orange. On June 14, 2018, it lead an empty coal train across BNSF's Omaha Subdivision. It is seen here app... (more)
The former experimentally painted "Vomit Bonnet" now wears a clean coat of BNSF orange. On June 14, 2018, it lead an empty coal train across BNSF's Omaha Subdivision. It is seen here pa... (more)
Never would I have thought I would see this in 2018! A 5 pack of BNSF geeps, with a UP AC60, lead a lengthy Willmar to Northtown train into Northtown Yard on a sunny Saturday evening after raining... (more)
An 86 car eastbound Santa Fe manifest rolls into the passing track at Levy, New Mexico. While freights were scarce at this time, thy have since become nonexistent.