There's no orange in sight as a pair of Warbonnet Dash 9's and a Cascade green Geep lead the L CHI102 through Lockport.
It's a classic scene in Romeoville as a pair of Santa Fe Warbonnets split the searchlights. Signal crews are working west of here to replace the old Santa Fe searchlights, but as of right now, all... (more)
An eastbound BNSF double stack splits the left-over carnage from a recent Union Pacific derailment, just out of the west portal of tunnel 1, as it climbs out of Caliente.
Early BNSF paint scheme. BNSF #811 leads a westbound through Abo Canyon. Note the large "BNSF lettering on #811 - applied during a recent repaint.
L CHI102 makes its shove move into Joliet Yard with a trio of Santa Fe Warbonnets. Along the old Santa Fe main, these old veterans have no doubt made quite a few trips through Joliet in the past!
L CHI102 makes its way west through Romeoville behind a trio of Santa Fe Warbonnets.
The red is fading to pink but there still going as three ex- ATSF war-bonnets with 68 cars pass through the BNSF/IAIS Interlocking at Colona,IL..
The red is fading to pink but there still going as three ex- ATSF war-bonnets with 68 cars pass through Alpha,IL. for Galesburg.
The red is fading to pink but there still going as three ex- ATSF war-bonnets climb out of Orion,IL.with 68 cars for Galesburg.
On a sunny afternoon in Verona, L CHI102 heads west under the classic searchlights with a trio of Santa Fe Warbonnets and a pair of BNSF Geeps. The searchlights are on borrowed time as work has be... (more)
When the railroaders said "Hot Rail" I didn't know this was what they meant.....
At dusk on a summer evening in Galesburg, IL, BNSF's engine facility is filled with a fleet of locomotives.
There's been a decent run of traffic on this spring morning and BNSF's version of a "short, fast train" comes dropping down the grade off the Arizona Divide behind one of those wild earl... (more)
I miss seeing the SD75M Warbonnets running through the Denver Yard.
Smoke from the Canadian fires was heavy yesterday in the Iowa air as the southbound BNSF local from Clinton leans into the curve in P-Valley.