The BNSF bridge over the Des Moines River on the Ottumwa Sub was replaced in 2002. The bridge is located 4.5 miles west of Ottumwa. Here an empty coal train out of St. Louis, MO, for Cajun Electri... (more)
BNSF lends a hand to CSX on coal train U884-11, going east through downtown Connellsville on a beautiful December day.
Loads of black diamond get the running jump for the 1.5% grade of Crawford Hill after taking the helpers.
Running elephant style, BNSF 6173 and it's counterpart head up a loaded coal train eastbound through Deshler, OH. After two days of rain and clouds the sun finally came out on Sunday morning durin... (more)