NS 1174, NS 8148, NS 3668, BNSF 9321, BNSF 6033, & BNSF 5620 lead a westbound empty coal train from the Robert W. Sherer plant in Juliette GA. Not all the power is online.
I been working in Cedar Rapids couple times a week the past month. I've seen the UP sometimes runs a Beverly Yard turn to their North Yard around mid-day. This is how the UP moves car to and from ... (more)
After a short wait, Iowa 150 and 513 are in run 8 as they make their way east through Rockdale with an extra SIBI train.
UP 9102 stops at Reno Junction with a loaded coal train while an empty CNW coal train heads back to the mine. The threatening skies were common on our trip to the Powder River Coal Line in May of ... (more)
CCP 1749 crosses C Avenue northeast of Deloit, IA as it slowly makes its' way east with a coal train in August of 1994.
Norfolk Southern train 111 squeezes behind the grain elevator at Saint Peters, Missouri after just picking up autoracks at the Wentzville GM plant. This train will be at Luther yard in Saint Loui... (more)
Two U50's spliced by a GP9B lead an early pig train.
A coal drag finally crests the summit of Crawford Hill.
One hundred eighty cars of taconite pellets weighing in at more than 17,000 tons is on the move from U.S. Steel's Keewatin Taconite through Kelly Lake to the BNSF dock at Allouez, Wisconsin.
Erie Mining 4214 leads an ABBA set of F's on an empty ore train at Murphy City, MN in September of 1987.
It's a beautiful, spring afternoon in Betteravia as the Santa Maria Valley Railroad's town job switches out tank cars prior to continuing east into town. Following an overly wet winter, it was onl... (more)
A Burlington Northern SD40-2 is seen assisting Amtrak's San Francisco Zephyr during Galesburg's Railroad Days. Bob Zwiers photo.
Rail Detector car sits in North Platte yard. Photo by Joseph R. Quinn
KCS 4788 leads BNSF V-BLUKCK west into Galesburg, Illinois after flying through rural Illinois on the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision.
WAMX 3508 leads a short train through St. Anthony Idaho as the last bit of daylight fades away in the winter sky.