With less then an hour of sunlight left, the hot "St Paul" Z-train races into Fountain City behind a classy ACe duo! This is about as cool as it gets on the BNSF nowdays...
Heritage 1 painted #974 hammers uphill with an eastbound Z train, passing an idle S-SEALPC tucked away in the siding at Burke.
Z-STPCHC departs the BNSF North La Crosse yard with a healthy train bound for Chicago.
Running hard for Chicago, the Z-STPCHC has a lengthy train early this morning.
For the first time almost all April, the sun breaks out for a solid day as a good ole ATSF frieght-bonnet SD40-2 leads today's train in from St. Paul.
BNSF 7755, H3 leads a C44-9 in H2 then a GP60B in H1.
BNSF 4946 has remumbered KCS 4593 along with as they sprint down the river with about 9 inches of fresh snow!
Crossing over from main 2 to main 1 at East Dubuque
Priority UPS - LTL Intermodal Train from St. Paul, MN - Chicago, IL (Cicero Yard). (Canon EOS20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
In this photo you really can tell the difference in the right orange and the wrong!
BN 8125 and a EMD Oakway SD60 highball a Eastbound Stacker, these engines sure sounded and looked nice!