Oakway SD60 9004 leads a piggyback train west on the BNSF racetrack at Riverside IL on a crystal clear winter afternoon.
The early morning sunlight catches EMDX 9004 moving over the snow-covered tracks that lead to the BNSF engine servicing facility in Denver.
Power from two Local's are tied down on the House Track, and the crews get a day off for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
These two units, EMDX 9004 (SD60) and BNSF 2306 (GP38-2,) represent a combined 61 years of service. EMDX 9003 just achieved its 25th year, having been built in October of 1986, and BNSF 2306 is p... (more)
EMDX 9004 and BNSF 8113 return to Longmont, CO with a cut of 49 cars from the Great Western Railway in Fort Collins, CO. The sun was less than two hours away from being behind the Rocky Mountains.... (more)
Chances are that all but one locomotive in this consist are in storage today.
A blue beast patiently waits in the Cass Lake Yard for a crew to take it west.
An oakway unit along with a old GE lead the M-LINDIL down the hill into Morris. Regular Merchandise - Lincoln, NE - Dilworth, MN.
BRCGAL comes through Riverside, IL with a colorful lashup.