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The UP 844 rolled in to Omaha yesterday afternoon, sporting a new black nose. For years its been silver. The red mars light was also removed during the rebuild.
Wish I would have had more time to get out and chase it across the plains.
20170612SC8A3743 by Brad Williams, on Flickr
Its been way too long since I have posted any photos, but I actually made it out to the tracks with my camera 3 times since Thanksgiving!
First off Black Friday:
1. BNSF Bayard Train in the foreground, IAIS CBBI in the background. BNSF has just returned and waiting a crew to take it back to...
SD40-2 Locomotives and Cabooses in 2016
It's great that we an still photograph SD40-2 Locomotives (or SD40N now)and Cabooses in 2016! The SD40-2s are sharp looking too, nice paint and not tagged!
1. 2/20/2016, I caught the 1988 in Downtown Omaha
20160220SC8A2941 by Brad Williams, on...
I love to find old articles or out of print books related to railroad or railroad history. Ran across this link and really enjoyed reading this newspaper article on Nebraska Railroads. Was from a Lincoln Nebraska newspaper in June 1887. Just thought I would share this and Im sure some of you...
Railgrinder sitting in Missouri Valley, IA
Reports are its going to head south from Missouri Valley, IA when traffic allows. In Omaha it will head South on the Falls City Sub, again when traffic allows.
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