With a smoldering firebox, Cumbres & Toltec 484 ends a day working excursion duty. Taken at Antonito, Colorado.
UP power, tied down at the sand tower in the west yard at Topeka KS. Taken 5/1/2016.
The Illinois Railway Museum has this unit in their stable, perhaps on a future track for rehab? This EMD E9A started running the Milwaukee Road rails in 1961 and was retired at some point between 1976 & 1983.
While there is a train in these photos, I think those amazing clouds are really the subject here. BNSF 4716, sporting the warbonnet livery, leads a mixed freight consist out of Wyoming towards Montana. Taken at Sheridan WY a couple days ago, just before sunset.
A couple shots of an MRL consist with a short cut of fuel tankers rolling through Paradise, Montana.
BNSF 5149 leads a mixed freight consist east out of Trout Creek, Montana.
BNSF 8102 & FXE (Ferrocarril Mexicano) 4650 labor north through New Braunfels, Texas with an auto rack manifest of new vehicles assembled in Mexico.
UP 7389 leads a mixed freight consist north through New Braunfels, Texas.
TFM (Kansas City Southern de Mexico) 1672 enters the Red River bridge in Shreveport, Louisiana.
BNSF 4554 leads a consist of crude oil eastward out of Leavenworth, KS.