Oops! BN GP9 1853 stubbed its toe at the Tacoma turntable, and several unhappy BN employees get the privilege of getting her back on track. I don't envy the guy underneath the coupler! 1853 began ... (more)
A downturn in coal traffic along with newer SD40-2's and C30-7's on the scene have sent many of BN's U30C's into storage. Pictured here at the 31st St. locomotive facility, are a multitude of unit... (more)
Five F-units head back to Superior with their caboose after having delivered a loaded grain train to Duluth.
A Burlington Northern freight heads west through the scenic Badlands of North Dakota at Sully Springs on the afternoon of June 29, 1994. Leading the train is a former Southern Railway GP30 rebuilt... (more)
This SD40 was wrecked at Frijoles Creek, Trinidad, Co. on July 3, 1981 after a bridge wash-out, which sadly took the lives of two crew members. It was rebuilt as BN SD40B 7600 in 1982 and became S... (more)
Its a quiet night on Stevens Pass. No trains, no snow falling, no sounds. The only thing that breaks the eery silence is a little ballast regulator-turned-snow-plow as it struggles to move back th... (more)
A southbound manifest enters the BN's Klamath Falls yards. The train had been stopped waiting for clearance. Knowing how Alco's smoked when first notched up, we waited and were not disappointed
A forgotten stash of BN F45 cabs is slowly enveloped by the forests of Washington.
BN Heritage - NEW Paint. BN SD9 6234 (nee-C&S 839 b/d 4-59) has just returned from Wisconsin & Southern's Horicon, WI paint shop with a new coat of BN "Cascade" Green and retaining the BN 6... (more)
Several ex-BN E8 cabs and an ex-GMO EMD cab sit on the ground under the overhead crane at the old Silvis Shops, operated by NRE. Scanned from a 35mm print negative.
An A-B-A set of ex-GN Big Sky Blue F-units lead Amtrak's eastbound Empire Builder by Dayton's Bluff.
Hey Modelers...Ever need a detailed picture of the underbody of an SD40-2? Unfortunately, on April 5, 1999, a BNSF mishap provided you with the view you needed.
Lead unit of a Chicago, IL to Tacoma, Wa stack train is stuck in the mud. The crew was lucky that they didn't land in Puget Sound.
Pasco, WA to Birmingham AL train 124 cruises across the Lake Pend Oreille bridge.