The snow is starting to pile up as BNSF bluebonnet 1638 (SD40-2) and other engines wait for orders at the downtown servicing facility in Denver, Colorado.
Perhaps BNSF 1638 is known as a yard mule at Donkey Creek Yard on the Black Hills Subdivision near Rozet, Wyoming.
Santa Fe in the Pacific NorthWest. Ex ATSF 5098 brings up the rear of the Roy Turn. A few mile south at Nisqually, the train will reverse directions and take the old NP Prairie line up to about ... (more)