A pair of GATX Geeps take the siding as a BNSF fright pulls into the BNSF's North Yard in Fort Collins.
Ex SP AC44 in armor yellow in a sea of orange
Visitors to the BNSF engine servicing facility add a splash of color, including Canadian Pacific, Union Pacific, Citirail, Norfolk Southern and a few former BN green units for flavor.
Here is a profile shot of Great Western Railway 2243. This engine was originally built in 1952 for the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe as a high-nosed GP7, wearing the Bluebonnet paint scheme. In the... (more)
oops! EMD GP39-3
Two former Canadian National GP40-2LW's, now working for OmniTrax (OMLX 9570 9647), wait in Fort Collins, CO for their next assignment.
You can usually find a nice assortment of vintage engines working the yards in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Hudson Bay Geeps sit in the North Yard in Fort Collins, ready to take a mixed freight out of town.
BN 975417, an Ohio Crane rated at 50 tons, sits in the BNSF yard after loading up bits of broken track, presumably repairs that were made after the recent floods.
A heavy flat car waits with a unique load in the BNSF North Yard in Ft Collins.
BNSF 5028 (Dash944CW) has just brought a load of windmill blades into the North Yard in Ft Collins.
Its early morning and two Dash944CW's have just pulled into the BNSF North Yard in Ft Collins. BNSF 1001 was pulling empty container flats and 4339 was pulling a load of windmill blades. While it ... (more)