Eastbound Black Thunder Mine, WY, to St. Louis, MO, for Cajun Electric, is seen here passing an empty west of Fairfield. This train will take the Ottumwa Sub to Burlington, IA, then change crews a... (more)
Coal loads breeze south toward the north siding switch at Academy. The taller building in the background is a new-build hotel that ran out of money two years ago during construction and now sits ... (more)
Coal loads work south toward the southern end of the Greenland Open Space as a lone horse chows down. I love the Greenland Open Space: miles and miles of near-unmarked beauty and very little civi... (more)
BNSF 9140 crosses the big bridge at Valley City heading west towards Bizmark. Take a look at the supports to the left and right of the lead locomotive - they're canted downward to allow for large... (more)
BNSF 9140 leads a train across the Canadian Pacific main line on its way through Valley City, North Dakota.
Freshly painted BNSF 9140 awaits pickup at Ackerville interchange yard.