BNSF 2746 started life in 1964 as a GP35 for the Southern Pacific. It later operated for the Burlington Northern and now runs for the BNSF as a GP39E. 55 years old and still making bank.
BNSF 2745 along with two pumpkins lead the 101 Job (Gibson Local) from Omaha's Gibson Yard to Chalco Siding. The local dropped their train on the siding and was in the process of running around it... (more)
BNSF 2745 (GP39E) leads a freight into the Denver Yard. This unit started life in 1962 as a GP30 for the Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad.
Traveling south from Chewela, WA with the overnight turn from Spokane rolls through Clayton, WA with a nice quintet of nearly matched power, led by a GP39E, then three GP60Bs, trailed by a GP60M. ... (more)
Fore! BN 2932 splits the public golf course below Grandad Bluff in two as it departs La Crosse, WI in October of 1991.
BNSF 2904 started life in 1964 as a GP35 for the Chicago Burlington & Quincy before being rebuilt as a GP39E for the Burlington Northern.
A former Burlington Northern GP30 rebuild leads L-CHI102 towards Galesburg IL from the BNSF GM Yard in Hodgkins Illinois under the ATSF cantilvers in Verona.
BN 2938 on an eastbound freight heads into Rochelle, IL at dusk making for the final shot of a snowless December day in northern Illlinois. The BNSF is just over 3 months old, but looks like the ... (more)
A former GN GP30 rebuild sits amounts other H3 power, including a SD38, BNSF 1560 with TEBC6, BNSF 60.
BNSF eastbound local R-NWE8451-17 blasts out of a tunnel in the Columbia River Gorge east of Cooks, Washington, on a gorgeous day. BNSF GP39E 2741 (former CB&Q rebuilt GP30) leads the train.
On Friday, I photographed the BNSF 2909 switching out the Super Bowl special in the Topeka yard. Some of these cars would stay here over the weekend, until getting put back in the shops on Monday... (more)
BNSF power gets a bath at Willbridge Yard.
An old white faced BN switches a cut of cars around Vancouver.
2918 leads standard cabs along the Seattle waterfront.
Two 'old school' units - BNSF 2745 is a GP39E built in 1962 and BNSF 556 is a B40-8W built in 1990.