I was working on getting some shots off the track on the Marceline Sub over the weekend. One area I hit was the Chariton River bottoms west of Elmer. As the sun works thru the trees and eastbound ... (more)
Frisco #1522 crosses the Meramec River on its last public excursion.
Three Class 1 railroads are represented on the head end of NS Train 122 passing over a fork of Mark Twain Lake on the NS Springfield-Hannibal District.
Locomotives: UP 7973, NS 9134, CN 2187... (more)
The Virginian Railway Heritage Unit leads NS Train 297 over the Grand River Bridge on the NS Kansas City District just west of the city of Brunswick.
Locomotives: NS 1069, NS 2529
A Chicago to KC freight train is crossing the Des Monies River bridge near MP 252 ion the Marceline Sub. The train has also crossed from Iowa into Missouri with this river passing. Today's train h... (more)
KCS 1 leads a NB office car special on the KCS Pittsburg subdivision toward Kansas City.
The KCS Mexico Subdivision has a rich railroad history behind it if you know where to look for it. One such piece of history is the Chicago & Alton bridge at Glasgow, Mo that spans over the "... (more)
BNSF 8750 and BNSF 6135 leads a UCEX coal load south over a Mississippi River spillway in Louisiana, Missouri on BNSF's K-Line. This train would soon be parked at Clarksville in the new Burns sidi... (more)
NS 1069 crosses the Grand River with a straight SD70 and autoracks in tow.
NS train 111 comes off the east approach to the Missouri River bridge on its way to north St. Louis.
High-hood NS GP38-2 5105 is the lone motor leading a transfer from Knoche Yard back to NS's Avondale Yard. The train is crossing the Missouri River into North KC via the Armour Swift & Burlington ... (more)
4 unit lashup of older EMD power leads a transfer down the hill to Lesperance Street Yard.
A pair of former Santa Fe SD40-2s, including one still wearing its original ATSF bluebonnet paint, assembles a train at the west end of BNSF's Lindenwood Yard.
UP 1989 the Rio Grande heritage unit leading it's train over the Wellington bridge at track speed.