A short manifest train bound for Saint Louis is passing under the cliffs on the west side of the Mississippi River near Foley, Missouri. I was actually most interested in the second unit, which w... (more)
A BNSF double stack train utilizes the crossovers at Ancona, Illinois to run around maintenance of way crews working just west of here in Toluca. The crossovers here were guarded by these Santa Fe... (more)
With Tehachapi's spring 'green' season still in bloom, an overpowered BNSF intermodal train heads for Mojave across the famed SP Tehachapi Pass route.
BNSF 8114 and team get a manned escort while crossing the South Platte River.
On a very warm November afternoon, a pair of BNSF GE's and a CSX SD60 lead a westbound oil train along the Youghiogheny River.
The "BN Barstow" local from Barstow, IL to Rock Island and return got their hands on the pair of ex-BN SD60M's to handle the day's chores.
This matched pair seems to have been together for a while. Here they drag four cars from Moline into Rock Island, passing the Quad Cities Industrial Center in the back ground.
The BNSF 427 Local has stopped at Silvis Transfer waiting to follow an IAIS westbound to Rock Island,IL..
The Barstow Local has some big power for their trip to Rock Island and return.
The green machines lead the 102 local west out of Joliet.
M CHIGAL heads west through Lockport, IL with a pair of BN SD60M's, 8114 and 8117. After about an hour's work of switching in Joliet up ahead, it would be on to Galesburg.
The green machines lead the 102 west through Lemont on the 4th of July.
The green machines make another run west through Lockport on the 102 local.
The pair of SD60M's thunder west out of Coal City, not wasting any time headed to Galesburg.