A line of heavies stack up at the BNSF yard in Sterling, Colorado. The decline in rail traffic has engines being stored in a variety of places.
The recent rain in Sterling, Colorado provides an opportunity for a reflection shot of BNSF 6327 (ES44AC).
BNSF ore southbound from the Twin Ports(TIMETABLE eastbound)) and actually in the photo is westbound geographically......That Barstow Sub will spin your head around!
BNSF 6327 rounds a short z-curve as it works west out of Peach Springs, AZ.
BNSF 6327 is on the westbound end of an eastbound ballast train.
The action is almost nonstop through the Santa Fe Junction area on Kansas City Terminal trackage as a southbound BNSF coal load passes under a UP coal empty.
An empty BNSF taconite train rolls east through some Minnesota landscape on a quiet early morning with fog and freezing drizzle covering the area. This train will load at United Taconite and retu... (more)
A little irony here as a taconite train is passing some equipment working on cutting through a pile of scrap steel, BNSF 6327 goes by Hibbing Salvage and a set of working Griswold signals as they... (more)
Pleasant Prairie empties head south early into their trip back west for loading.
A recent addition the Minnesota Transportation Museum fleet, BNSF SDP40 (delivered as Great Northern 325) sits on the house track at the Osceola & St. Croix Valley museum operation in Osceola, WI.... (more)
BNSF SDP40 6327 SAVED!. BNSF Railway donated BNSF 6327 to the Minnesota Transportation Museum. The 6327 (nee-GN 325) is one of six former GN SDP40s 320-325 built in 1966. MTM took delivey ... (more)
The BN duo that has been hanging around Richmond for the past several weeks, heads east through Franklin Canyon.
The Warm Springs Local lead by BNSF's last active SDP40 waits for clearance into the yard.
A crew member rides on the "porch" of the old SDP40 as the local approaches Warm Springs Yard.