The end of an empty coal train continues past the north siding switch at Dalhart as it heads northwest into the plains of the extreme northwestern part of the Texas panhandle. The blue thing on th... (more)
The Dalhart Roadswitch, on ex-Burlington Northern trackage, has two ex-Santa Fe GP50s this morning as it waits on a short siding in Dalhart for an empty coal train to pass by on the main.
The two GP50s that will be used on the following morning's Dalhart Roadswitch idle away alongside the towering Dalhart Consumers Fuel Association's elevator on a pleasant Thursday evening in Dalha... (more)
Coal loads passing east bound through Dalhart in the Texas Panhandle with two Oakway leased units on the point. Amarillo, Texas is the next stop for fuel and crew change.
Former SP tunnel motor 4429 joins 3296 in the morning lineup waiting to parade eastward over the Golden State Route.
Well before the Road Railer, we have this over the highway move. Would this be a Rail Roader? :)
Engineer waits for a parking space at the UP Yard in Dalhart Texas. What a wonderful locomotive.
Still unpatched in this morning shot, pointed westbound.
BNSF Roadswitcher crossing over in the Texas Panhandle.
In 1994, an interesting quartet of 4-axle motive power rolls northward on BN's Dalhart Sub. Two of the rebuilt GP30s are at home as ex-CB&Q units, while the other worked for the GN.
The Southern Pacific and Rock Island say "hi" as they pass...
The Rock Island and Southern Pacific were mixing power quite frequently often as far west as Los Angeles.
UP Eastbound Grain Train at Dalhart, Tx. running via BNSF'S Dalhart Sub then turns east on UP'S Golden State Route
6422 wrecked as SP 249 on 9/12/98 at Shawnee Jct., WY; to Coast Eng. & Equip. Co., Tacoma, for repairs in 2/99; returned to service as UP 6527 on 9/14/99; Still causing problems today: stopped on... (more)
SSW GP40-2 7280 is switching cars at UP'S Yard in Dalhart, Tx.