A pair of mismatched GEs leads a coal load heading for the hill.
A pre-production GEVO and a veteran MAC pass a road-railer which at one time had a head start of over a mile before this lob-sided hill climb competition. The coal train carries about 25 times the... (more)
Eastbound coal loads head up the grade running wrong main out of coal country.
A mix of EMD and GE power takes another coal train through the S curves at Newcastle.
BNSF's first AC4400CW leads an identical twin and a coal train through the S curves.
Two of BNSF's finest take another coal train through Newcastle, swinging through the S curves.
It's just after sunrise when the first coal train of the morning greets me with a pair of BNSF and CITX GEs winding through this S curve at Newcastle.