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By:Mark Herren
Dates:3/15/1976 - 12/21/2007
Album Info:shots from BN/BNSF's "K-Line" along the Mississippi River in MO & IA
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Hannibal Yards
Title:  Hannibal Yards
Description:  a BN Alco and a couple of high hood GP20s lead a manifest downriver...
Photo Date:  3/15/1976  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:19:18 PM
Location:  Hannibal, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  633   Comments: 4
MP 6056 East
Title:  MP 6056 East
Description:  this and another MoPac unit head north on the BN with an empty Cajun Electric coal train
Photo Date:  4/1/1985  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:10:38 AM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MP 6056(SD40-2)
Views:  454   Comments: 1
Empty Cajun Electric Train
Title:  Empty Cajun Electric Train
Description:  northbound empties with a MP/UP/MP combo head out of the siding...
Photo Date:  4/27/1985  Upload Date: 8/1/2007 10:02:55 PM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MP 6060(SD40-2)
Views:  418   Comments: 0
BN 6519-SD45
Title:  BN 6519-SD45
Description:  2nd loco on a southbound freight...
Photo Date:  6/1/1985  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:36:38 PM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 6519(SD45)
Views:  213   Comments: 0
BN 2268 West
Title:  BN 2268 West
Description:  GP38/SD9/GP20 combo power a train down the "K-Line" to St. Louis....
Photo Date:  7/5/1985  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:36:06 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 2268(GP38-2)
Views:  382   Comments: 0
BN 3009 East
Title:  BN 3009 East
Description:  a trio of BN power leads 63 cars north
Photo Date:  8/13/1985  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:21:31 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 3009(GP40)
Views:  361   Comments: 2
Unique GP9
Title:  Unique GP9
Description:  the Cosgrove Turn has some unique power
Photo Date:  7/28/1986  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:06:34 AM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 1965(GP9)
Views:  716   Comments: 5
Check Out this Power!
Title:  Check Out this Power!
Description:  SD40-2/U30CB/U30C combo lead CEPX loads south to St. Louis
Photo Date:  8/10/1986  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:22:10 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  BN 7184(SD40-2) BN 4500(U30C)
Views:  1109   Comments: 2
Heading South
Title:  Heading South
Description:  coal loads come through Elsberry...note the old ABS signal..CTC has not come here in 1987
Photo Date:  6/16/1987  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:22:46 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 9067(SD60)
Views:  268   Comments: 0
#44
Title:  #44
Description:  southbound (RR West) hotshot heads towards StLouis...(note: no bloody nose yet!)
Photo Date:  3/13/1988  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:38:52 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  LMX 8559(B39-8E)
Views:  230   Comments: 0
BN "Expediter"
Title:  BN "Expediter"
Description:  note the angled support brackets on the bridge...soon, a doublestack will have its top ripped off by them and 90 degree brackets will replace them...
Photo Date:  5/4/1988  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:37:20 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 8093(SD40-2)
Views:  252   Comments: 0
#45
Title:  #45
Description:  this is a "Expediter" train from Memphis to Northtown (MN) that operated over the "K-Line" for years in the 80s and early 90s...
Photo Date:  2/2/1989  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:38:18 PM
Location:  Apex, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 8041(SD40-2)
Views:  202   Comments: 1
BN 5575 East
Title:  BN 5575 East
Description:  northbound (RR East) manifest heads up the "K-Line"...
Photo Date:  3/13/1989  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:37:02 PM
Location:  Dameron, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 5575(C30-7)
Views:  200   Comments: 0
BN SD40-2
Title:  BN SD40-2
Description:  classic power on the Burlington Northern...
Photo Date:  3/13/1989  Upload Date: 5/22/2008 9:37:45 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 8091(SD40-2)
Views:  166   Comments: 0
BN 5061 West
Title:  BN 5061 West
Description:  3 units, including a U30C, lead a coal load south along the Mississippi
Photo Date:  7/28/1989  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:21:09 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Ron Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 5061(C30-7)
Views:  203   Comments: 1
EMD 6310 East
Title:  EMD 6310 East
Description:  an EMD/CP combo lead a manifest upriver...probably #441
Photo Date:  2/15/1992  Upload Date: 8/1/2007 10:00:13 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 6310(SD40-2)
Views:  293   Comments: 0
BN 7158 West
Title:  BN 7158 West
Description:  a St.Louis bound manifest heads down the 'K-Line'....
Photo Date:  3/15/1993  Upload Date: 6/7/2007 7:16:52 PM
Location:  Annada, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 7158(SD40-2)
Views:  217   Comments: 1
GATX 7356
Title:  GATX 7356
Description:  one of ten locos on a power move from W Quincy to Lindenwood
Photo Date:  12/26/1993  Upload Date: 4/23/2008 2:33:56 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  GATX 7356(SD40-2)
Views:  278   Comments: 0
Power Move
Title:  Power Move
Description:  light movement including a W&S F45, GATX & EMD leasing, and a couple of switchers head towards StLouis
Photo Date:  2/11/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:25:02 PM
Location:  Annada, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 2771(GP39E) WSOR 1003(F45) BN 7048(SD40-2) GATX 7356(SD40-2) BN 171(SW1200) BN 438(SW1000) BN 2369(GP38-2) EMDX 785(GP38-2) EMDX 6348(SD40-2)
Views:  1843   Comments: 5
Broken Hose on #442
Title:  Broken Hose on #442
Description:  after going into emergency, the crew learns that a broken hose is the culprit
Photo Date:  2/17/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:25:23 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MRL 307(SD45-2)
Views:  419   Comments: 0
KK118
Title:  KK118
Description:  3 BN motors pull UCEX loads to UE's Rush Island plant
Photo Date:  2/18/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:21:49 PM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 7073(SD40-2)
Views:  200   Comments: 1
JJ068
Title:  JJ068
Description:  a SD60 & SD60MAC team up to haul a coal train downriver
Photo Date:  3/1/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:18:29 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 9048(SD60) BN 9502(SD60MAC)
Views:  1134   Comments: 2
26KK119
Title:  26KK119
Description:  empty UCEX hoppers cruise upriver
Photo Date:  3/11/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:23:07 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 9091(SD60)
Views:  281   Comments: 0
Oakway 9065
Title:  Oakway 9065
Description:  I'll always refer to these as 'Oakway' units....
Photo Date:  3/15/1994  Upload Date: 6/7/2007 7:17:13 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 9065(SD60)
Views:  182   Comments: 0
BN 2281 West
Title:  BN 2281 West
Description:  a rail train leaves the siding...
Photo Date:  3/15/1994  Upload Date: 6/7/2007 7:17:37 PM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 2281(GP38-2) BN 1595(GP28P)
Views:  339   Comments: 0
Calumet Creek Curve
Title:  Calumet Creek Curve
Description:  ooops...for some reason I have entered the wrong info on this pic...it is now corrected
Photo Date:  3/22/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:18:56 PM
Location:  McIntosh, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ATSF 138(GP60M) BN 3100(GP50)
Views:  725   Comments: 2
Southbound
Title:  Southbound
Description:  south (west)bound manifest runs by us in the hole at Dundee
Photo Date:  6/1/1994  Upload Date: 11/11/2006 3:39:15 AM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 6795(SD40-2)
Views:  211   Comments: 0
Wreck of #144
Title:  Wreck of #144
Description:  a rail rolled over (after a rail crew had been through!!) causing this derailment
Photo Date:  6/21/1994  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:26:13 PM
Location:  McIntosh, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  200   Comments: 0
OWY 9024 West
Title:  OWY 9024 West
Description:  beans are ready!!
Photo Date:  9/22/1994  Upload Date: 6/7/2007 7:18:00 PM
Location:  Annada, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 9024(SD60)
Views:  279   Comments: 1
Dad at the Throttle
Title:  Dad at the Throttle
Description:  this is the only photo I have of my Pop at the throttle of a locomotive
Photo Date:  3/25/1995  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:24:13 PM
Location:  Hannibal, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 9483(C41-8W)
Views:  368   Comments: 0
BN 5066 West
Title:  BN 5066 West
Description:  couple of C30-7s head toward St.Louis with another load of coal
Photo Date:  8/17/1995  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:08:02 AM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 5066(C30-7)
Views:  167   Comments: 0
Aftermath
Title:  Aftermath
Description:  just south of the west switch, the reamins of a derailment are left
Photo Date:  3/8/1996  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:25:46 PM
Location:  Ashburn, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  201   Comments: 1
SLSF 1522 East
Title:  SLSF 1522 East
Description:  1522 awaits a southbound while holding the main
Photo Date:  3/13/1996  Upload Date: 6/7/2007 7:16:22 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SLSF 1522(4-8-2)
Views:  272   Comments: 0
Milepost 69
Title:  Milepost 69
Description:  southbound manifest with a ATSF SD40-2 and a LMX unit
Photo Date:  5/29/1996  Upload Date: 8/31/2006 2:42:02 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 7053(SD40-2)
Views:  274   Comments: 0
BN 2124 East
Title:  BN 2124 East
Description:  this train has just entered TWC territory as it heads upriver..
Photo Date:  6/15/1996  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:19:41 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 2124(GP38AC)
Views:  265   Comments: 0
Oakway 9042 West
Title:  Oakway 9042 West
Description:  always be Oakway to me, not EMDX!!! UCEX loads head south through town....
Photo Date:  6/29/1996  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:22:28 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EMDX 9042(SD60)
Views:  200   Comments: 0
Milepost 70
Title:  Milepost 70
Description:  Begin/End CTC here at 'East Elsberry'...note the C30-7 trailing!
Photo Date:  1/13/1997  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:11:48 AM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 9724(SD70MAC) BN 5550(C30-7)
Views:  315   Comments: 0
AA119
Title:  AA119
Description:  east(north)bound coal empties
Photo Date:  2/8/1997  Upload Date: 11/11/2006 3:38:53 AM
Location:  Clarksville, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 9677(SD70MAC)
Views:  184   Comments: 0
BN 9701
Title:  BN 9701
Description:  a pair of Macs on the K-Line
Photo Date:  10/10/1997  Upload Date: 6/7/2007 7:15:34 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 9701(SD70MAC)
Views:  185   Comments: 0
ATSF 818 East
Title:  ATSF 818 East
Description:  parting shot after a cabride...
Photo Date:  3/15/1998  Upload Date: 4/23/2008 2:33:41 PM
Location:  Dundee, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ATSF 818(C40-8W)
Views:  243   Comments: 0
BN 9469 East
Title:  BN 9469 East
Description:  railroad 'east'...geographically north
Photo Date:  10/28/1998  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:11:12 AM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 9469(SD70MAC)
Views:  245   Comments: 0
River Bluffs
Title:  River Bluffs
Description:  just south of town on Old Hwy 79
Photo Date:  3/25/1999  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:10:22 AM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  ATSF 5107(SD40-2)
Views:  307   Comments: 1
Flood Waters
Title:  Flood Waters
Description:  just north of Louisiana, the road along the tracks is under water
Photo Date:  6/1/1999  Upload Date: 8/31/2006 2:10:36 PM
Location:  Ashburn, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  163   Comments: 0
BNSF 4729 East
Title:  BNSF 4729 East
Description:  unique power combo leads a manifest up the K-Line
Photo Date:  8/8/1999  Upload Date: 2/3/2007 11:24:29 PM
Location:  Annada, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 4729(C44-9W) BN 1858(GP9)
Views:  571   Comments: 1
BN 9709 East
Title:  BN 9709 East
Description:  coal empties pass through the siding around a train sitting on the main
Photo Date:  9/3/1999  Upload Date: 9/28/2006 1:11:31 AM
Location:  Ashburn, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BN 9709(SD70MAC) BN 9703(SD70MAC)
Views:  330   Comments: 0
BNSF 714 East
Title:  BNSF 714 East
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/13/2001  Upload Date: 6/4/2008 5:01:56 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 714(C44-9W)
Views:  176   Comments: 0
Mac on Freight Duty
Title:  Mac on Freight Duty
Description:  dont know how many SD70Macs make it to freight service...
Photo Date:  3/15/2001  Upload Date: 8/8/2007 9:40:38 PM
Location:  Old Monroe, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  167   Comments: 0
BNSF/C&S 7823
Title:  BNSF/C&S 7823
Description:  still showing the "C&S" on the long hood...
Photo Date:  5/4/2001  Upload Date: 8/11/2007 11:45:10 PM
Location:  Elsberry, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 7823(SD40-2)
Views:  404   Comments: 1
BNSF 9407 West
Title:  BNSF 9407 West
Description:  a pair of Macs lead a loaded UCEX coal train through Riverfront Park
Photo Date:  7/28/2001  Upload Date: 8/1/2007 10:01:07 PM
Location:  Louisiana, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 9407(SD70MAC)
Views:  145   Comments: 0
BNSF 4860 West
Title:  BNSF 4860 West
Description:  SB manifest...probably PASMEM from looking at the string of reefers...
Photo Date:  5/4/2002  Upload Date: 8/4/2007 4:23:49 PM
Location:  Annada, MO
Author:  Mark Herren
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 4860(C44-9W)
Views:  135   Comments: 0


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