These 2x2x2 unusual coal trains on the BNSF are a product of where the trains must go. These trains go to the CP at Ottumwa and on the CP they must transverse the 1.8% Rutledge Hill to get out of ... (more)
An empty grain train pulls into the siding to meet a coal train at Medina. Medina is located on the Jamestown Sub 80 miles east of Mandan. The Jamestown Sub runs 176 miles between Mandan and KO Jc... (more)
Loaded up at the Black Thunder Mine in Wyoming's Powder River Basin, coal drag C-BTMCCM0 rockets through Cameron, IL headed east on BNSF's Ottumwa Subdivision. A pair of elephant style EMD SD70ACe... (more)
After finishing up helper duty and cutting off from the train, D803's conductor mounts the EOT so this Essexville-bound coal drag can continue on its journey.
The other end of B32