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ATSF 0626 and BNSF 5317 pull away from the Saginaw siding heading for downtown Fort Worth, TX and Tower 55 on Aug 6, 2003 @ 2353 hrs. I was attempting to get some non-blurred timed exposure shots when they became bashful. Luckily, I think the signals add to the photo and I have now gotten...
8-12-2003: early morning consists being prepared for the road. NS 9278 (D-9-40CW), UP 2882 (SD40T-2, formerly DRGW 5342), UP B4142 (SD40-2, formerly CEI 3142), SOO 4439 (GP38-2), and CEFX 2021, 1502, 2018 (new GP models). This was a great color spread and was only missing a couple of BNSF units...
UP 816, S313, & 819 work the late night shift in Houston. They are sitting on the trestle next to the hump having just finshed their string and are waiting on the other slug team to finish theirs. Taken on 6-19-2003 @ 2147 hrs.
Unit 2001 was being set up for another run this morning at the UP yard in Ft. Worth, TX. This unit has been around the FT Worth area for the last week making short hauls. Excuse the weather, but Ill take overcast days here in Texas any day over the tornadoes they are getting in Oklahoma.
Easter morning found the BNSF Alliance yard north of Fort Worth just full of units(a lot of KCS / TFM). Including this BNSF railroad police unit #207. BNSF locomotives 2249 and 4756 sit in the background. Didn't know what category to put this in. Does this count as a roster shot for the police...
UP 4791 waits on a new crew near Tower 55 in Fort Worth, TX. A passing UP mixed freight with a Norfolk Southern lead unit is caught in this timed exposure. Taken with an Olympus 5050 digital on auto nightshot. This photo has been post processed for sharpness and color.
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