BNSF 1431 and two other BN brothers lead the L-CHI104 from Galesburg through central Illinois on the Santa Fe as they head towards Chicago.
WLE train 291 from Akron, OH to Hartland, OH makes a last light appearance in Medina, OH. This is where they’ll make a stop to do some work before proceeding West. Which is what caused this to b... (more)
CP 7051 leads the CP 475 past the signals in Cotter, IA on the Ottumwa Sub past a set of Rock Island signals.
CP 7051 and two other SD70ACU rebuilds lead the CP 475 train North from Knoche Yard in Kansas City on the Ottumwa Subdivision. This shot over the river in Columbus Junction is a semi popular shot ... (more)
The BNSF R-CHI427 going past a bunch of Western Illinois College banners along the tracks in Moline, IL.
A BN GP30 crosses 55th St in Moline, IL on it’s way to the BNSF yard in Barstow.
BNSF 2740, a rebuilt BN GP30 leads the local from Rock Island, IL to the BNSF yard in Barstow. Here at East Moline is where the shared single trackage from Rock Island to Moline that is shared by ... (more)
A trio of fresh beaver SD70ACU’s lead the CP 475 train out of the siding at Letts, IA towards Muscatine where they will make a pickup before continuing their trek North on the Ottumwa Sub.
The MRL Laurel to Missoula manifest smoking through Bozeman Tunnel. This tunnel was built by the Northern Pacific back in the 1940’s. Shooting trains up Bozeman pass is always fun.
RCPE 3430 & RCPE 3461, a pair of original Union Pacific build SD40-2’s lead the Westbound RCPE freight into Cottonwood, SD.
BNSF 1407 & 1404 leading the Galesburg manifest West through the small town of Mazon on the Santa Fe.
The INRD HWBLT crossing the “White River” with a pair of GP38’s in the front.
MRL 265 leading a train down the MRL 5th Sub through the canyons. This train is bound for loading down at Pipestone, MT. Such a beautiful line!
The M-LAUMIS working the yard in Logan, MT before continuing their trek to Missoula, Montana.
A pair of MRL’s “meatball” schemed SD70ACES leading the M-LAUMIS West out of Livingston, MT. They made a brief stop here to get a set of helpers & then off they went. In the background, you ... (more)