Under a stormy Montana sky, a BNSF freight train crosses the Clark Fork bridge at Bonner on October 4, 2005, heading eastbound on Montana Rail Link’s Third Subdivision between Missoula and Helena.
Eastbound empty grain train east of Livingston
View from Last Stand HillThe Battle of Little Bighorn, commonly known as “Custer’s Last Stand,” was a battle between combined forces of the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes... (more)
A southbound Burlington Northern coal train crawls up the top of the grade at Palmer Lake on Colorado’s Joint on February 24, 1988. Two EMD SD60 Oakways and two BN GE U30Cs lead the train, which i... (more)
On March 1, 1989, a quartet of Oakway Leasing EMD SD60s power a Burlington Northern grain train over Montana’s Marias Pass. Marching westbound through Marias in a lightly falling snow on this frig... (more)
An Oakway Leasing EMD SD60 leads a mix of BN EMD and GE units downgrade with an empty coal train. Two fuel tenders to extend the range of the locomotives are coupled behind the diesels.
A busy day on the joint line sees two Oakway SD 60 led southbound coal loads awaiting a clear block.
Two Oakway Leasing EMD SD60 units sit westbound with coal empties just east of Grand Island, Nebraska.
Oakway SD60s 9043,9074 and C30-7s 5102,8155 at the head of a NCUX loaded coal train.
Oakway SD60 No. 9023 and a pair of CSX SD40-2s roar through the interlocker at Saginaw, TX, with a southbound BNSF manifest. Unlike other Oakway 60 at this time, the 9023 still has her "EMD" heral... (more)
Here I was lucky to get an Oakway on the point of a train, descending the upper horseshoe. Trailing units are SD40-2 7268, SF30C 9546, C30-7 5068 and SD40-2P KCS 616.
Sandhills SD60sA Burlington Northern coal empty is westbound out of Ashby, Nebraska, heading for Alliance on a trip through the Sandhills on May 11, 1995. A trio of EMD SD60s power the ... (more)
Oakway Leasing 9021 crosses Spruce Mountain Road near Larkspur, CO on the Joint Line in June of 1989. As I recall, I was stranded in Kenosha Pass for a few hours due to 2" of hail from a T-st... (more)