A southbound loaded coal train has just departed Lindenwood Yard on the western fringes of St. Louis as it crosses the bridge over Watson Road (formerly US Route 66), which still bears the "S... (more)
Bound for Galesburg, Illinois, BNSF's daily manifest from Memphis splits away from the Thayer South Subdivision and onto the River Subdivision at Turrell, Arkansas.
Coal loads bound for Ameren’s Rush Island power plant pass the old mill in downtown Imperial, MO.
This southbound loaded coal train has nearly reached its destination of Ameren Electric's Rush Island plant as it passes through Pevely, Missouri, on the ex-SLSF River Subdivision.
On its way from St. Louis to Memphis, a High Iron Travel rare mileage excursion passes the old feed mill in downtown Imperial on BNSF's River Subdivision, a former Frisco line which sees no Amtrak... (more)
Coal loads for Ameren’s Rush Island power plant cross over the Meramec River bridge on a nice afternoon. This is the former Frisco line between St. Louis and Memphis, which for much of its route, ... (more)
BNSF #8434 is the DPU on Train C-NAMNMA0-83 heading south Bound under Hwy M, This is the site were a UP & BNSF Train hit each other at the Diamond and Causing the Highway Bridge to Collapse.
Northbound taconite empties for Minnesota easily makes the 25MPH track speed passing the Ameren UE Rush Island Power Plant.
After a nasty storm ripped through the small town of McBride, BNSF 5283 runs from the stunning sunset with taconite loads behind.
Northbound at the Ameren Rush Island power plant. It wasn't long after this shot, that we got drenched by a massive rain cloud approaching from behind us!
The low setting sun drops behind a thunderstorm and glints off the sides of a loaded taconite train, which is getting up to speed after waiting out track and time at South McBride.
Southbound warbonnets and a green machine soar high above U.S. 67 in Crystal City, MO.
Two nice warbonnets lead this Memphis bound freight past this old mill and feed store in downtown Imperial, MO.
Two Warbonnet Dash 9's lead the Northtown to Memphis through Imperial, and pass the mill in town.
After missing the one-in-a-lifetime shot of a beautiful bolt of lightning striking behind the train, I had to settle for the yawn-across-a-cornfield-storm-lit-wedgie of NS 8736 leading the Northto... (more)