BNSF 9685 & 9028 with westbound empties.
Loads east—empties west BNSF coal trains meet west of Ashby, Nebraska, on BNSF’s Sand Hills Subdivision during the afternoon of August 5, 2005.
A few visitors (KCS, CSX and UP) mix with the usual crowd at the engine servicing facility in Denver.
A former Burlington Northern EMD SD70MAC no. 9685 leads a BNSF GE C44-9W no. 4405 on this long empty crude oil repo train at Highland, CO. The train will round the curve ahead and meet a southboun... (more)
In between snow squalls, the BNSF 9685 runs through what remains of the small yard at Wilpen. In it's heyday, Wilpen was used more for staging natural ore loads and empties from the various local ... (more)
BNSF 9685 leads it's train of coal empties through the yard at Kelly Lake, MN passing an old BN caboose on a work train in the process.
BNSF 9685 pulls it's train of coal empties slowly through the yard at Kelly Lake, MN getting ready to take the signal to head back south to Superior, WI and ultimately back out west for more loads... (more)
BNSF 9685 leads coal empties from CN Keenan yard through the city of Hibbing, MN and passing the downtown former coal burning power plant and a pair of working Griswold signals in the process.
BNSF 9685 sits along side Warbonnet BNSF 524 at MP 462 in Turrell, Arkansas, awaiting a signal to continue south towards Memphis on the Thayer South Sub.