2 southbound, loaded coal trains side by side in the siding wait for a northbound grain train to clear the main.
Interesting consist ... behind UP 3976 there is a patched SP MP15AC, a UP SD60M, a BNSF ES44DC and an LTEX SD40-2T.
Setting out the NS unit in the scale track.
Sitting in "8 rail" waiting to head south.
My Dad bought me a tripod and I used it with my own camera for the first time today.
Why is there an "Attendant Call" button to the right of the horn handle? The crew did not know the answer either.
Hauling a load of empties to the US Army Ammunition Plant.
Quite the contrast in railhead surface between the main and rail going to the scale track.
A loaded auto rack blasts into the siding.
My Dad let me take this shot with his Camera.
Parked in "8 rail" waiting for a fresh crew.
Comment #4 was posted by my son Mark Bates ... he's my little helper and has 31 pictures of his own posted on railpictures.net
The full moon has just risen as the M-MUFW passes down the main behind UP 9272.