A very strange consist to see in Texas no doubt. Austin Western has recently been making a big push for bigger power and they sure are getting it.
UP #1988 spends the night in the Yard of Taylor, Texas awaiting its next train headed east in the morning.
Amtrak #184 leads the southbound Texas Eagle into Taylor, Texas.
A rare daylight run for the Austin Western is seen with a 5 pack of EMD SD40-2's. This is the daily southbound rock train from Marble Falls, Texas to Manor, Texas.
#3134 in its final months of being leased on the A&TC leads the Saturday Hill Country Flyer into Burnet.
Amtrak #156 takes the lead on the #22 Texas eagle.
UP #9089 takes the lead on this eastbound manifest into Bryan, TX.
The almost daily southbound BNSF rock train on the Waco Subdivision on its way down to a limestone facility somewhere in Central Texas.
Another day another coal train on the Joint Line.