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  1. M

    Hello All - First message after joining.

    Hello to all, I'm Mike & I live in the UK. I am a fan of the Railways here in Britain, but my real passion lies with the U.S Railroads! I have spent a lot of time railfanning many different states including, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Wyoming, Illinois, Florida, Georgia.......... This...
  2. kskcsfan

    UP Salina Sub, Kansas Highway 18 realignment

    If this thread needs to be moved please let me know. Here is a link to a major project between Manhattan, KS and Ogden, KS The KDOT is moving Kansas Hwy 18 and making it all four laned. While the UP had to realign their mainline and decided to install a new siding. Here is a PDF link to what the...
  3. kskcsfan

    UP Marysville Sub with the UP 3985!!!

    Had a pleasant morning on the Marysville Sub. I saw 7 trains (one on the Salina Sub) counting the 3985. 2 of them are not pictured, the one on the Salina Sub was a windturbine train behind a mixed pair of BNSF Dash 9s and the one on the Marysville Sub was an ETRX coal train. All trains...
  4. UP 2010 and 1988 at Parsons, KS

    UP 2010 and 1988 at Parsons, KS

    Side view of UP locomotive Special 2010 and UP "Katy" 1988 on display during Katy Days in Parsons, Kansas.
  5. Derailed UP Car 75179

    Derailed UP Car 75179

    I stopped to take this photo of a derailed car out in the middle of nowhere. A Kansas state trooper stopped to see if I was having trouble, and told me it had derailed some years ago and just simply left where is, as is.
  6. columbus_yards_shack

    columbus_yards_shack

    View of Columbus, Kansas yards looking south from Walnut St. Some BNSF MOW equipment can be seen to the right on side tracks.
  7. Rocky the Goat migrates to Kansas

    Rocky the Goat migrates to Kansas

    Great Northern railcar southwest of Ingalls, Kansas
  8. Arizona Eastern E8 black widow

    Arizona Eastern E8 black widow

    freshly refurbed E8 on its way to Arizona. Dead in the line with exhaust stacks taped. Still from my video on youtube.
  9. Miss Katy

    Miss Katy

    still from my video on youtube
  10. Meeting On The East End

    Meeting On The East End

    NS Train 335 headed up by the beautiful NS 2667 SD70M-2 and the NS 9244 pulls past NS 336 that is in the sideing on the East End of Alexander City, AL.
  11. Holding The Siding In Alabama

    Holding The Siding In Alabama

    The KCS 4695, KCS 4110 and UP 4279 on NS Train 336 rolls past the MP362.0 heading East in Alexander City, AL. This train is in the siding because of the opposing NS 335 that's holding the main behind the photographer.
  12. Holding The Siding In Alabama

    Holding The Siding In Alabama

    The KCS 4695, KCS 4110 and UP 4279 on NS Train 336 rolls past the MP362.0 heading East in Alexander City, AL. This train is in the siding because of the opposing NS 335 that's holding the main behind the photographer.
  13. Norfolk Southern???

    Norfolk Southern???

    The KCS 4695 along with the matching KCS 4110 and a the UP 4279, seen here on NS Train 336, pulls through Alexander City, AL. The train is slowing to take the sideing while an opposing NS 335 holds the main coming into town from the East.
  14. HBRY 2509 GP7

    HBRY 2509 GP7

    Note the evolution of the HBR paintsheme over the last decade. The frame stripes are now thicker, as well nose stripes are now white vs. lime on older units. CN & Omnitrax corporate paints present as well naturally.
  15. Miss Katy up close

    Miss Katy up close

    UP 1988 leads a string of baretables out of the siding at Castroville, California in February of 2009. The UP painted up this new locomotive in honor of the Missouri Kansas Texas railroad which became part of the Union Pacific system in the 1980's.
  16. The Colors Are Blazing In Birmingham

    The Colors Are Blazing In Birmingham

    KCS 4680 leads a Westbound NS train through downtown Birmingham, AL with Sloss Furnace in the background.
  17. MKT Depot, Temple, Texas

    MKT Depot, Temple, Texas

  18. UP 8390 west St. George KS

    UP 8390 west St. George KS

    A rare SD70ACe led coal train heads west at 6:54PM on 9/28/08 definately the best catch so far this fall. A thing to note even though rare this is just proof that it is possible to catch a Heritage Unit on a coal train!
  19. UP 5689 and KCS 4032 at Aikens Station KS

    UP 5689 and KCS 4032 at Aikens Station KS

    The best train of the day is the joint UP-KCS train the line is the Marysville Sub which sees the joint UP-BNSF Jeffrey Energy Center train which cut of to go to that power plant here.
  20. Ghostly Coal train in Manhattan Kansas.

    Ghostly Coal train in Manhattan Kansas.

    An unknow numbered UP C44AC duo leads a coal train through the Manhattan Kansas yard at 10:36pm Note the flat cars in the foreground being stored for Fort Riley.



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