If you squint it could almost be the Santa Fe's El Capitan with Hi-Levels and U30CGs.
A P40 leads The Chief into LAP for a late station stop as evening light falls.
A stack train with a trio of orange GEs blast past the Santa Fe Depot and railfans.
A westbound UP auto rack train blast west on BNSF trackage rights between Chicago and KC. This train had 2 units on the head end and a 70Ace in DP. It was a nice spring day as a patch dandelions a... (more)
Amtrak's Southwest Cheif is slowing down for the station stop at La Plata. The train is running around a hour late. Next stop will be Ft Madison, IA, in 90 miles. BNSF's signal gang is hard at wor... (more)
Westbound Z-train rolls thru La Plata with a short train and couple units. This Z-train has an eastbound Z-train held up just west of the crossovers due to a westbound Q-train holding on main #2 w... (more)
The eb Southwest Chief glides into the La Plata station on time on a chilly Saturday Morning. Note the 4 box cars on the end.
In a scene this train would repeat countless times today, BNSF 940 flashes westbound across a rural Missouri road a few miles west of La Plata.Two CN units and another BNSF widecab trailed this be... (more)