Late in the day, bathed in golden sunlight, the Monett Turn scoots through Gateway in run 8. They're running way behind today and will waste no time getting back to Springdale. Even running track ... (more)
A&M Train MNTN has worked the mill at Butterfield and is again on the move south of Exeter, MO as a grain truck patiently waits at the crossing for the big show known as the Monett Turn to pass. ... (more)
Now well underway on this hilly Ex-Frisco Line, grabbing notches coming out of a sag, A&M Train MNTN is making its way back south towards Springdale, AR. The crew of the Monett Turn relieved the ... (more)
A perfect set of 4 ALCO C420s bring A&M Train MNTN, the Monett Turn, into its namesake town as viewed from the US Highway 60 Overpass. I really wanted to shoot the train from this bridge, sin... (more)
With a deafening roar, a quartet of ALCOs roll north with A&M Train MNTN. The crossing says report an emergency or problem. Yeah, I got one for ya: The fact that in a week this train will have n... (more)
Running several hours late A&M Train MNTN is scooting north towards the yard with what's left of this morning's Fort Smith Turn. The Monett Turn's crew relieved this train in Winslow, AR this mor... (more)
After dropping their train in North yard, the 3 C420's that brought in the Monett turn cut off and head for the shops to call it a day. Canon 350D.
After picking up sand cars at Gateway, the Monett Turn notches out, struggling with a now much bigger train, heading south to Springdale. Canon 350D.
The southbound Monett turn screams south through the reverse curves at Robert Loop in the last light of day.
Four C420's smoke it up as the southbound turn crests the grade into Purdy, Missouri.
Late in the afternoon the Monett turn shoves down the lead to the large Georges complex at Butterfield in picturesque Southwest Missouri. They will be dropping about half their train here and will... (more)
In a strange move, with no interchange traffic to bring north, the turn runs up to Monett light power, and is seen here coming through the S-curves at Garfield. Canon 350D.