The UP route thru Iowa has always been well known for the ATC signal territory. The ATC meant that only a CNW, or now days, an UP motor could lead on trains. With the coming PTC changes on all rai... (more)
In March major flooding went on with the Missouri River around Omaha and south, the BNSF Creston Sub is out of service. The BNSF ran a ton of detours over the UP main thru Iowa with this closure. ... (more)
BNSF 5854 leads a KCS belle south as this train departs Alliance on the Angora Sub.
A southbound BNSF coal train was climbing toward the top of the Palmer Divide past the siding of Orsa just north of Castle Rock. This location has change drastically as there is now an overpass un... (more)
Loaded coal train 712 gleems in the early morning sun as she breaks out of the fog covered countryside near Bellevue.
This Havana, IL bound coal train is passing the restored depot area in Pekin, where a caboose and some passenger cars were restored in the old C&IM colors. Can you believe the caboose now holds t... (more)