A C44-9W heads into the evening sun at Machens, Missouri. This baretable train is a rarity on the Hannibal sub. The smoke in the background is the Portage de Sioux power plant.
BNSF 5493 leads an eastbound V train on the peavine.
1st snowfall of the year, and business as usual as this mine run is being backed through Williamson.
As the snow continues to fall, BNSF 5493 is framed by the decorative stone work of Mingo Tunnel, slated for a "makeover", to allow doublestacks to pass in a project known as the Heartland Corrido... (more)
Business as usual after the holiday layoff, as these MTY's are being backed through Mingo Tunnel to be loaded at an area mine.
A V train heads east (probably back to McCook?), roaring through the double crossovers at Tangier, at 1055. The third unit, SD40-2 7329 (GMD, ex-CN 5041, blt. early '68), is one of 40 BNSF units ... (more)
5493 and it's BNSF and CSX company crest the "hump" that is Western Springs. Can you find the extremely obvious Glenn Davis in this shot?
BNSF 5493 leads a NS stack train Eastbound through the Dunes.
The Z train (left) overtaking a regular stack train at Verndale. The conductor of the double stack is off the lead unit for a roll by inspection of the Z (moving at 60 mph)
3 GE's are enjoying clear sailing westward. This Z train will overtake two other westbounds moved to main two before hitting Wadena.
BNSF5493, SF6900, BN7855, NS9363 pass around horseshow from Allard towards Bealville with southbound intermodal. 15.11Hrs.