The standard consist of 4 GE's roll an eastbound Z-train over the Marceline Sub. The train is working past MP 333, a couple miles west of Ethel. Ethel is located 18 miles east of Marceline, MO. Th... (more)
Standing out here at West Ethel during the night was pretty relaxing. Nothing could be heard except bullfrogs, crickets, and 1 dog barking most of the night. Every once in awhile the sounds of GE'... (more)
Sunrise on the Marceline Sub begins bright and early during the summer days. At West Etehl the Marceline Dispatcher has had the signals pretty much in fleet for both directions all night with the ... (more)
I keep working at shooting alot of the old signal bridges on the ex-ATSF Transcon railroad thru northern Missouri. My travels tonight has brought me to West and East Ethel, MO. Ethel is located ab... (more)
High green at East Baring shines thru as the moon is about ready to set on the morning. This high green is for a westbound M-CNIKCK1-06 due here in about 10 minutes with the CN 5615 leading. Barin... (more)
The old Santa Fe Transcon has always been known for fast trains and cool signal bridges. Well the times are changing with the BNSF. Alot of the trains weren't screaming along like old times this n... (more)
17,600 worth of horses work west on this Willow Spring, IL to San Bernardino, CA Z-train as they past under the signal at MP 281 near Rutledge. The Marceline Sub between Marceline and Ft Madison i... (more)
The BNSF Marceline Sub in Northern Missouri isn't anything close to being flat or straight. Here a Birmingham, AL to Logistics Park Center, IL autorack train leans into the curve at MP 284, a coup... (more)
A Long Beach, CA (Long Beach Container Terminal - OOCL) to Chicago, IL stack train rolls east thru the west end of Baring. Baring is located at MP 290 on the Marceline Sub, which is 58 miles west ... (more)
PV's on the back of AMTRAK West bound Chief.
Rolling down hill.
Passing Medill,MO Signal City till the signal gang gets there!
New model GE, A ES 44 AC with A1A trucks not that you can see them in my shot.