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  1. UP 886

    UP 886

    UP 886 along w/5 other units head south from Tower 55 in Fort Worth, Texas.
  2. BNSF at Tower 55

    BNSF at Tower 55

    BNSF 5662 passes the UP/BNSF interchange at Tower 55 in Fort Worth, Texas.
  3. CSX 8059 at Tower 55

    CSX 8059 at Tower 55

    CSX 8059&8116 came off the tracks this morning under the shadows of Tower 55 in downtown Fort Worth. They were westbound on a stack train returning from Dallas when this occured.
  4. UP/SP slug yard job

    UP/SP slug yard job

    SP 7621, UP slug S-12, & UPY 576 (RCL) working the south end of Ney Yard in Fort Worth, TX.
  5. UP 2001

    UP 2001

    I finally caught 2001 clean and in sunlight today at Centennial Yard in Fort Worth, Texas...
  6. UP 3984

    UP 3984

    UP 3984 (SD70) heads west from Tower 55 toward UP's Centennial Yard in Fort Worth, TX on 4-27-04.
  7. Amtrak Cabbage

    Amtrak Cabbage

    Though the other end is a P42DC, this former P40DC is a reminder of Amtrak past. It's being used for cab controls on the Fort Worth - Oklahoma City "Heartland Flyer".
  8. East Bound Parade

    East Bound Parade

    UP 9121, 9282, 2272, & 9567 get the green to head east through Tower 55. Stack train with UP 9476, CEFX 7097 (H1 paint) and UP 2182 waits for a new crew. Bringing up the left side is a local job with UP 3129 & 2048 that already knows they'll be the last in line. In the right of the...
  9. BNSF 8634

    BNSF 8634

    SD9 6120 and GP60B 331 are part of a nice lineup heading south from Tower 55 in Fort Worth, Texas.
  10. UP Highway Nightshot

    UP Highway Nightshot

    UP southbound rocktrain stopped on the overpass bridge for IH 20 in south Fort Worth, TX this week long enough for me to get some night shots. It's not as easy as you might think since there are headlights, streetlights and flood lights to deal with. I only got a little lens flare with this one...
  11. BN to South America

    BN to South America

    UP 4676 heads south out of Fort Worth, Texas with four C30-7 BN engines. Heading to Houston then on to South America. 3-11-04
  12. UP 4689

    UP 4689

    Lost in a sea of concrete UP 4689 (SD70) leads a light power move past Tower 55 on southeast edge of downtown Fort Worth, TX. 3-1-04
  13. FWWR Tarantula

    FWWR Tarantula

    2-27-2004 Fort Worth & Western RR 2248 steam excursion train crosses the Trinity River from northside Fort Worth along the old SL-SF bridge. This is an almost daily steam operation through a major metropolitan urban zone so it's neat to find different spots to photograph it from. It wont...
  14. Reverse Oreo

    Reverse Oreo

    GECX 8631 sits in the snow near Tower 55 Fort Worth, Texas on 02-14-04.
  15. Fort Worth and Western 2248

    Fort Worth and Western 2248

    FWWR 2248 pulls the Tarantula tourist train into the Fort Worth Stockyards on 2-14-04.
  16. Year's 1st Snow at Tower 55

    Year's 1st Snow at Tower 55

    UP 7262 heads north at Tower 55 in Fort Worth in a "heavy snow" for our part of Texas....02-14-04
  17. UP Derailment

    UP Derailment

    Heavy equipment is moving the last of several well cars and containers after morning derailment in Fort Worth. 1-30-04
  18. Remember days gone by..

    Remember days gone by..

    1-27-4 @ 0130 hrs: UP 5112 is tied down for the night at the T&P station platform in downtown Fort Worth. She is pulling an officer's special consist of business cars St. Louis, Cheyenne, and Idaho. The special would leave out by 0630 hrs leaving these shots the only ones I could get. At one...
  19. Rock Island 4599

    Rock Island 4599

    It is a cold February night in 1975 as Rock Island 4599 (U30C) sits at R.I.'s Peach Yard in Fort Worth.
  20. UP's Centennial Yard

    UP's Centennial Yard

    I recently took this aerial shot of the engine house at Centennial Yard in Fort Worth, Texas is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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