On its crawl up the Raccoon Mountain grade in Haletown, TN (MP J-133.1 Haletown), CSX Z345-23 (NS 734) (Memphis,TN/BNSF-Juliette,GA/NS) with a faded 19 year old BNSF SD70MAC in charge with a new g... (more)
First generation AC power from GE and EMD meet west of Alliance as the loaded GE powered coal waits for some MT's to head back to the PRB.
The rolling plans of Nebraska give a roller coaster effect to this empty coal train heading back to the Powder River Basin. A KCS unit is the trailing unit in this consist.
Westbound empties knock the 192 signal down on a warm summer evening.
CP 883 rolls into Lake City just behind CP 287 with all the Bandits. This is where my adventure ended for that night.
C SBMPAM0 55L crosses under the Poplar Avenue overpass as it moves its way through Aulon Junction. This BNSF loaded coal is re-routing on the CN Fulton Sub due to work on BNSF's Thayer South Sub.
C SBMPAM0 55L is a BNSF loaded coal re-routing on the CN Fulton Sub due to work on BNSF's Thayer South Sub.
The DPU of the BNSF loaded coal approaches Kentucky Street.
BNSF 9838 is the DPU on the westbound empty coal train.