The invasion of CP Repainted Ex-SOO SD60s continues on the former IC&E, as indicated by the lead unit on CP Train 170-21 at Birmingham on the CP Kansas City Sub.
Kaw River Railroad's Kearney Branch Job returns to Birmingham Yard on the BNSF Brookfield Sub.
A recently renumbered SD90 leads UP Train MDMEW 15 across the interlocker at Birmingham. This number belonged to a SD40-2 prior to March. The fact that it was renumbered did not occur to me unti... (more)
A recently overhauled Ex-SOO SD60 and SD60M bring CP Train 170-14 through the interlocker on the CP Kansas City Sub.
Hammering the diamond at Birmingham and notching them out is a Warbonnet leader on a BNSF freight bound for Argentine Yard in KCK.
A long string of autoracks bound for BNSF Argentine Yard rolls past BNSF Birmingham Yard behind a pair of SD40 family EMDs. The leader is Ex-PRR 6056, later rebuilt to Dash-2 specs, while the 2nd... (more)
Headed through Birmingham Jct. is UP Train MKCKCB 13 with GMTX 2159 on the point. If you look closely, you will notice that the engineer's side front handrails are bent, along with the cut lever,... (more)
Behind an Ex-Rock Island GP38-2 and a SP GP60, UP Train MKCKCB 10 rolls down the CP Kansas City Sub. at Birmingham Jct. This engine started out on this stretch of railroad when it was new, in a v... (more)
An awesome duo of SOO SD60s accelerate CP Train B91-04 through Birmingham Jct. on Main Track 1 with autoracks from the CP at Liberty, MO to the UP at Armourdale Yard, Kansas City, KS as UP Train M... (more)
After leaving KCS-Knoche Yard, train 170 charges north towards St. Paul, MN....
When the UP handed the coal trains over at Kansas City to the CP a northbound waits at Birmingham,MO. to head to Muscatine. The Truman drawbridge is just visible towards the rear ofthe train.
Norfolk Southern GP38-2 5199 (a former Southern Railway unit with the same roadnumber) works the industries in Birmingham, Missouri, on September 19, 2010.
Ex-SusieQ power brightens up a dreary March landscape with southbound stacks headed to KC & beyond.
Westbound NS Roadrailer nears the diamonds crossing the UP/IMRL routes at Birmingham, just outside KC.
A set of light power drifts away from me as a Roadrailer passes behind it at the junction 10 miles east of KC.