Nearly new 5001 and near-antique SD70MAC 3961 lead a train south down McElhany grade. DPU on this train was comprised of SD70ACe 4013 and Progress Rail/EMD SD70ACe T-4 7211.
Fire prevention is important in Goodman, MO!
The class Southern Belle SD70ACe leads two ex Canadian Pacific SD40-2's up the hill in Goodman, catching some of the last rays of the slowly setting sun.
Winding and climbing its way over the last leg of McElhaney, is a near 8,000ft Manifest bound for Shreveport. The consist has clearly crested and soon will descend down the 1.5% grade as it contin... (more)
Twisting and climbing over the terrain and following the route Mathias Splitlog laid out for his Railroad in the late 1880's , We witness KCS 4588 leading a Southbound G train destine for Mexico.... (more)
The Sunday silence is broken as the morning H train charges South, to tackle the final leg of McElhaney grade, while being checked for defects from the high wide detector.
550 dollars with title sounds like a deal for someone?This old pickup sits in downtown Goodman as this northbound ballast train passes thru. Goodman is located on the Heavenor Sub at MP 184, about... (more)
An empty coal train rolls north thru Goodman right after sunrise. This train is dragging 7 KCS helper units back to Pittsburg, KS. The helper district south of Pittsburg usually requires 1-2 sets ... (more)
My best railfaning buddy enjoys his first trip to chase the KCS from the gazebo in Goodman, MO. The pair of TFM units are cresting the top of the grade on a manifest train
A southbound solid KCS hopper train crests the grade in Goodman, MO. The new power and rolling stock are quite a contrast to the old light rail in the siding.
A Trio of big GE's pull a TXUX train over the rise at Goodman, MO.