Last June I photographed BNSF 1512 in Seattle and have been wanting to do a bit of research on this units history which dates back to 1957. (more…)
While not one of BN’s presecessor roads the ex-Conrail GP38′s BN picked up are pretty interesting in my opinion so after having photographed BNSF GP38 2185 in Seattle this summer I did a bit of history searching on the locomotive. (more…)
On Thursday 1-15-09 I photographed the BNSF 8175 on a southbound freight at Everett, WA and did not realize that this was a former BN SD60M as it passed by. (more…)
In January of 1969 EMD produced SD45 522 for the CB&Q. It was one of 15 SD45′s built for the Burlington numbered 516-530 and painted in the green/white scheme. (more…)
This first update of BN Survivors (and the premerger partners) is for the BNSF SW1500 3450.
BNSF 3450 was built as the GN 204, part of an order of 10 SW1500′s for the Great Northern in October of 1967. Delivered in Big Sky Blue the first 5 units (200-204) were assigned to Spokane, WA and the other 5 to Minneapolis. (more…)