Now with RRC 11 leading, this Squaw Creek local has just started its southbound trip back to Yankeetown, Indiana as the engineer delights the fans watching this maiden run in the full Squaw Creek ... (more)
RRC 20 hams it up while running light with RRC 11.
2 ACes have been left behind by MKCVN in Pleasant Hill siding. They join approximately 50 new covered hoppers in the new scheme that have been stored here recently. Later in the day, this will m... (more)
3997 appears in charge of a colorful consist at Kansas City Union Station. Three crews on duty here wait to make their moves for the photo session. Thanks, Mr. Haverty, for these beautiful scene... (more)
Engineer Sellers keeps a close eye on conductor Engles as they rejoin their train following a setout at Pleasant Hill siding.
A KCS mix train enters the joint trackage with UP for the remainder of its trip to East St. Louis.
Quite a site behind Union Station as the transcon is shut down for a photo shoot. KCSM 4679 and KCS 3997 join number 34 for a Southern Belle gathering under the KCS donated pedestrian bridge.
4679 blasts through the small Illinois town of Kane on an unusual daylight trip south.
A pair of SD40-2s assault Bowling Green hill.
A bridge crew has been working on this pier for over a week. Note the workers on top of the pier as a southbound BNSF mixed train moves across the Missouri River on the Hannibal Subdivision.
The clouds parted long enough for a view of KCS 4003 on the small climb out of Jerseyville.
IKCVN waits for a clear from Willows Tower with a portion of the Saint Louis skyline as a background. This view at Exchange Avenue gives no indication of the rough neighborhood close by.
4679 is already needing a wash after the recent thunderstorms and heavy rain throughout the midwest.
Long stops for setouts and pickups at Wood River and Roodhouse, Illinois has left the crew just 5 minutes service time remaining as they approach the Mexico, Missouri depot.