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By:John Higginson
Dates:3/1/2015 - 12/31/2015
Album Info:Railroad photos from around the St. Louis area.
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AMTK 61
Title:  AMTK 61
Description:  Amtrak train 313, westbound Missouri River Runner, departs from its station stop at Kirkwood on the UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  3/8/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:18:52 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 61(P42DC)
Views:  191   Comments: 0
UP 6024
Title:  UP 6024
Description:  westbound coal empties on UP Jefferson City Subdivision with the 1893-built depot in the background
Photo Date:  3/8/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:20:20 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 6024(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  164   Comments: 1
BNSF 7559
Title:  BNSF 7559
Description:  a pair of light engines head toward Lindenwood Yard after dropping off their entire train at Valley Park, on the BNSF Cuba Subdivision; the former Frisco hotel at left is now home to a toy train store
Photo Date:  3/15/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:28:06 PM
Location:  Valley Park, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 7559(ES44DC)
Views:  154   Comments: 0
SLSF 398
Title:  SLSF 398
Description:  nicely preserved Frisco caboose on display along the BNSF Cuba Sub
Photo Date:  3/15/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:27:18 PM
Location:  Valley Park, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  160   Comments: 0
AMTK 61
Title:  AMTK 61
Description:  Amtrak train 313, westbound Missouri River Runner, approaches its station stop at Kirkwood on the UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  3/21/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:21:23 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 61(P42DC)
Views:  148   Comments: 0
CN 8834
Title:  CN 8834
Description:  westbound auto rack train on UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  3/22/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:24:46 PM
Location:  Eureka, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  CN 8834(SD70M-2)
Views:  240   Comments: 1
BNSF 9047
Title:  BNSF 9047
Description:  southbound coal loads on BNSF River Subdivision
Photo Date:  3/26/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:23:29 PM
Location:  Pevely, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 9047(SD70ACe)
Views:  171   Comments: 0
UP 6927
Title:  UP 6927
Description:  DPU on eastbound coal loads on the UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  3/28/2015  Upload Date: 3/28/2015 10:22:03 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 6927(AC4460CW)
Views:  156   Comments: 1
BNSF 6755
Title:  BNSF 6755
Description:  westbound freight on the BNSF Cuba Subdivision splits the searchlight signals at East Valley Park
Photo Date:  4/5/2015  Upload Date: 4/13/2015 8:53:44 PM
Location:  Valley Park, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Signal
Locomotives:  BNSF 6755(ES44C4)
Views:  117   Comments: 0
UP 6343
Title:  UP 6343
Description:  DPU on an eastbound passes through Maplewood on the UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  4/5/2015  Upload Date: 4/13/2015 8:55:06 PM
Location:  Maplewood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  UP 6343(AC44CW)
Views:  217   Comments: 1
AMTK 69
Title:  AMTK 69
Description:  Amtrak train 311, the morning westbound Missouri River Runner, passes near the location of the Tuxedo Park community on the UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  4/11/2015  Upload Date: 4/13/2015 8:56:36 PM
Location:  Webster Groves, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 69(P42DC)
Views:  158   Comments: 2
HLCX 1084
Title:  HLCX 1084
Description:  eastbound local on the UP Jefferson City Sub
Photo Date:  4/11/2015  Upload Date: 4/13/2015 8:57:45 PM
Location:  Webster Groves, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  HLCX 1084(GP38-2)
Views:  186   Comments: 0
AMTK 52
Title:  AMTK 52
Description:  Amtrak train 314, eastbound Missouri River Runner
Photo Date:  4/12/2015  Upload Date: 4/18/2015 2:22:35 PM
Location:  Maplewood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 52(P42DC)
Views:  172   Comments: 3
UP 8962
Title:  UP 8962
Description:  westbound coal empties on UP Jefferson City Subdivision
Photo Date:  4/12/2015  Upload Date: 4/18/2015 2:27:00 PM
Location:  Maplewood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  UP 8962(SD70AH)
Views:  158   Comments: 1
UP 3938
Title:  UP 3938
Description:  northbound on UP Chester Subdivision
Photo Date:  4/26/2015  Upload Date: 5/4/2015 9:42:52 PM
Location:  Valmeyer, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  UP 3938(SD70M)
Views:  134   Comments: 0
UP 8022
Title:  UP 8022
Description:  southbound on UP Chester Subdivision
Photo Date:  4/26/2015  Upload Date: 5/4/2015 9:44:50 PM
Location:  Valmeyer, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  UP 8022(AC45CCTE)
Views:  216   Comments: 0
N&W 2156 move
Title:  N&W 2156 move
Description:  The eastbound UP Jefferson City Sub local has picked N&W 2156 and its entourage from the Museum of Transportation in Kirkwood on a rainy Saturday morning. The 2156 is heading east to the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, where it was built, as part of a loan agreement between MOT and VMT. The NS GP40-2 and NS/VMT support cars will continue the move with the 2156 upon reaching NS rails east of St. Louis.
Photo Date:  5/9/2015  Upload Date: 5/10/2015 6:24:32 PM
Location:  Maplewood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  GMTX 2100(GP38-2) NW 2156(2-8-8-2)
Views:  577   Comments: 2
N&W 2156
Title:  N&W 2156
Description:  N&W 2156 has just left the Museum of Transportation in Kirkwood, its home since retirement, as it is towed east to the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, where it was built by the N&W in 1942. The move is taking place as part of a loan agreement between MOT and VMT to return the engine to its home territory. The locomotive is pictured here in the pouring rain as the train waited for a signal at Maplewood on the UP Jefferson City Subdivision. The train included support cars from VMT and NS and a crew to inspect the locomotive during the trip.
Photo Date:  5/9/2015  Upload Date: 5/10/2015 6:25:01 PM
Location:  Maplewood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NW 2156(2-8-8-2)
Views:  439   Comments: 2
AMTK 53 leads High Iron Travel special
Title:  AMTK 53 leads High Iron Travel special
Description:  High Iron Travel rare mileage special passes through Ste. Genevieve on its way from St. Louis to Memphis on the BNSF River Subdivision. Train included Iowa Pacific cars "Sunset Harbor," "Colorado Pine," "Sky View," and "Caritas," as well as privately owned former Frisco sleeper "Cimarron River."
Photo Date:  5/29/2015  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 7:22:13 PM
Location:  Sainte Genevieve, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 53(P42DC)
Views:  120   Comments: 1
BNSF 7591
Title:  BNSF 7591
Description:  northbound on BNSF River Subdivision
Photo Date:  5/29/2015  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 7:21:34 PM
Location:  Sainte Genevieve, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Signal
Locomotives:  BNSF 7591(ES44DC)
Views:  119   Comments: 2
High Iron Travel special
Title:  High Iron Travel special
Description:  Southbound High Iron Travel rare mileage excursion headed from St. Louis to Memphis on the BNSF River Sub is about to meet a northbound freight at Ste. Genevieve. "Caritas" brings up the rear markers.
Photo Date:  5/29/2015  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 7:23:05 PM
Location:  Sainte Genevieve, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Signal,Passenger,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  191   Comments: 0
UP 1346
Title:  UP 1346
Description:  eastbound UP local on their branch line in Ste. Genevieve
Photo Date:  5/29/2015  Upload Date: 5/31/2015 7:21:07 PM
Location:  Sainte Genevieve, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Bridge
Locomotives:  UP 1346(GP40-2)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
PRR (SLIM) 5898
Title:  PRR (SLIM) 5898
Description:  former Pennsylvania Railroad 5898 powers the St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern excursion train out of Jackson, MO
Photo Date:  7/25/2015  Upload Date: 8/3/2015 9:32:03 PM
Location:  Jackson, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5898(E8A)
Views:  243   Comments: 1
PRR (SLIM) 5898
Title:  PRR (SLIM) 5898
Description:  former Pennsylvania Railroad E-unit serves as power for the St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern excursion train
Photo Date:  7/25/2015  Upload Date: 8/3/2015 9:32:40 PM
Location:  Jackson, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PRR 5898(E8A)
Views:  296   Comments: 1
AMTK 66
Title:  AMTK 66
Description:  Phase II heritage unit leads Amtrak train 313 into Kirkwood
Photo Date:  8/15/2015  Upload Date: 8/19/2015 8:00:55 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 66(P42DC)
Views:  185   Comments: 0
AMTK 66
Title:  AMTK 66
Description:  Phase II heritage unit leads Amtrak train 313 out of St. Louis
Photo Date:  9/12/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:12:00 AM
Location:  Saint Louis, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 66(P42DC)
Views:  166   Comments: 0
UP 3893
Title:  UP 3893
Description:  westbound baretable train
Photo Date:  9/13/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:17:11 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Station
Locomotives:  UP 3893(SD70M)
Views:  145   Comments: 2
UP 5453
Title:  UP 5453
Description:  DPUs on eastbound intermodal train
Photo Date:  9/13/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:18:38 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  UP 5453(AC45CCTE)
Views:  140   Comments: 1
RRC 1604
Title:  RRC 1604
Description:  Illini Terminal Railroad (Respondek)
Photo Date:  9/19/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:31:52 AM
Location:  Litchfield, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  RRC 1604(GP10)
Views:  168   Comments: 1
IC 8733
Title:  IC 8733
Description:  demonstration freight train operating as part of Railroad Days event at Monticello Railway Museum
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:33:25 AM
Location:  Monticello, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  IC 8733(GP11)
Views:  148   Comments: 1
PREX 1608
Title:  PREX 1608
Description:  Decatur Junction Railway (Pioneer)
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:32:33 AM
Location:  Decatur, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PREX 1608(GP16)
Views:  168   Comments: 0
SOU 401
Title:  SOU 401
Description:  Monticello Railway Museum excursion during Railroad Days event
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:38:00 AM
Location:  Monticello, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  SOU 401(2-8-0)
Views:  135   Comments: 1
SOU 401
Title:  SOU 401
Description:  Southern 401 passes Stair Tower at the Monticello Railway Museum
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:38:24 AM
Location:  Monticello, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  SOU 401(2-8-0)
Views:  124   Comments: 0
Meet at Stair Tower
Title:  Meet at Stair Tower
Description:  Southern 401 and Wabash F7 meet at Stair Tower during the Monticello Railway Museum's Railroad Days event
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:36:07 AM
Location:  Monticello, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Yard,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  SOU 401(2-8-0) WAB 1189(F7A)
Views:  182   Comments: 1
WAB 1189
Title:  WAB 1189
Description:  Monticello Railway Museum excursion during Railroad Days event
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:35:02 AM
Location:  Monticello, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  WAB 1189(F7A)
Views:  189   Comments: 1
WAB 1189
Title:  WAB 1189
Description:  Monticello Railway Museum excursion during Railroad Days event
Photo Date:  9/20/2015  Upload Date: 9/25/2015 12:34:22 AM
Location:  Monticello, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  WAB 1189(F7A)
Views:  160   Comments: 1
AMTK 156 leads AAPRCO convention special
Title:  AMTK 156 leads AAPRCO convention special
Description:  Amtrak's Phase I heritage engine leads a train of vintage passengers cars out of downtown St. Louis, headed for Burlington, Galesburg, and eventually Chicago. The train was in town for the AAPRCO (American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners) convention.
Photo Date:  10/5/2015  Upload Date: 10/23/2015 12:41:24 AM
Location:  Saint Louis, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 156(P42DC)
Views:  154   Comments: 1
AMTK 66
Title:  AMTK 66
Description:  Phase II heritage unit leads Amtrak train 313 westbound
Photo Date:  10/10/2015  Upload Date: 10/23/2015 12:39:55 AM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 66(P42DC)
Views:  196   Comments: 0
AMTK 62
Title:  AMTK 62
Description:  Amtrak train 313 makes its station stop at Kirkwood
Photo Date:  10/25/2015  Upload Date: 11/11/2015 11:52:07 PM
Location:  Kirkwood, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 62(P42DC)
Views:  163   Comments: 1
TRRA 2008
Title:  TRRA 2008
Description:  A pair of Terminal Railroad Association Geeps lead a Pumpkin Patch Express excursion through downtown St. Louis. The passenger cars are part of Mid-America Car's fleet. The short excursions operated between Union Station and the MacArthur Bridge.
Photo Date:  10/25/2015  Upload Date: 11/11/2015 11:51:17 PM
Location:  Saint Louis, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  TRRA 2008(GP38-3)
Views:  172   Comments: 0
BNSF 7538
Title:  BNSF 7538
Description:  southbound passes the searchlights at Valley Park on the Cuba Sub
Photo Date:  11/1/2015  Upload Date: 11/11/2015 11:52:59 PM
Location:  Valley Park, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Signal
Locomotives:  BNSF 7538(ES44DC)
Views:  112   Comments: 2
AMTK 67
Title:  AMTK 67
Description:  Amtrak train 311, morning westbound Missouri River Runner
Photo Date:  11/7/2015  Upload Date: 11/20/2015 1:15:38 AM
Location:  Webster Groves, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 67(P42DC)
Views:  136   Comments: 2
BNSF 7412
Title:  BNSF 7412
Description:  southbound on UP Chester Subdivision passes a John Deere tractor in the fields of the Mississippi River bottoms
Photo Date:  11/7/2015  Upload Date: 11/17/2015 10:34:37 PM
Location:  Valmeyer, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  BNSF 7412(ES44DC)
Views:  107   Comments: 2
UP 8603
Title:  UP 8603
Description:  southbound on UP Chester Subdivision
Photo Date:  11/7/2015  Upload Date: 11/11/2015 11:54:56 PM
Location:  Valmeyer, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 8603(SD70ACe)
Views:  106   Comments: 0
CSX 5290
Title:  CSX 5290
Description:  CSX unit leads a southbound on the UP Chester Sub
Photo Date:  11/8/2015  Upload Date: 11/17/2015 10:34:57 PM
Location:  Valmeyer, IL
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  CSX 5290(ES40DC)
Views:  122   Comments: 2
PRR 5898
Title:  PRR 5898
Description:  recently repainted/lettered former Pennsylvania E8 leads the Saint Louis Iron Mountain and Southern excursion train out of Jackson, MO
Photo Date:  11/14/2015  Upload Date: 11/20/2015 1:14:51 AM
Location:  Jackson, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 5898(E8A)
Views:  231   Comments: 1
BNSF 7936
Title:  BNSF 7936
Description:  southbound on BNSF Cuba Subdivision
Photo Date:  12/5/2015  Upload Date: 12/13/2015 1:21:55 PM
Location:  Pacific, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  BNSF 7936(ES44C4)
Views:  109   Comments: 0
KCS 4583
Title:  KCS 4583
Description:  westbound on UP Jefferson City Subdivision; that's a large flock of birds in the background above the lead unit
Photo Date:  12/5/2015  Upload Date: 12/13/2015 1:22:20 PM
Location:  Pacific, MO
Author:  John Higginson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  KCS 4583(AC44CW)
Views:  125   Comments: 0


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