A not so common meet, well in my eye's at least. It would have been 22 year in a matter of 3 months when the BNSF Holding Co. was formed after when this photo was taken, and even some 2 decades la... (more)
A pair of warbonnets lead Local 102 west through Lockport, racing a westbound hotshot.
Night falls over rural Illinois as a northbound auto-rack train for Galesburg meets a southbound local at Smithboro on the BNSF Beardstown Subdivision. Built in February of 1994, BNSF 622 still we... (more)
Santa came early this year with a gift of a brand new K5LA!
When the railroaders said "Hot Rail" I didn't know this was what they meant.....
The race is on. BNSF 622 and 4504 race to the 9th Street crossing in Lockport. Going just a tad quicker, the 4504 won the race.
Santa Fe veterans sit on the west end of Barstow Yard awaiting a trip back to Galesburg.
A pair of reactivated, but worn warbonnet GE's lead several other BNSF engines on the local switching the west end of Barstow Yard.
A pair of ATSF C44-9W's lead L-CHI102 under the Cantilever in Verona.
Rosco frames a westbound warbonnet-led train from above one of the cuts west of Maryhill along the Columbia River. The US 97 bridge is visible in the distance.