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Burlington Northern Railroad coal trains meet at Anselmo, NE

Burlington Northern Railroad coal trains meet at Anselmo

Train 17A87 has engines 7818, 7226, and 5544 pulling 111 empties at 4,198 tons. The train has engine 7818 on the point, but is actually running as Extra 5544 West. The train is returning from Interstate Power's unloading dock at Gateway, Iowa. It will load at the Belle Ayr mine. However, the next move will be going into the siding at Anselmo to meet another in a long parade of eastbound coal trains.

Burlington Northern Railroad coal trains meet at Anselmo, NE

The moon is coming up as Extra 5561 East glides by Extra 5544 West at Anselmo on June 15, 1981. The shadows were getting longer as the sun is about ready to set. This would be the last train picture of the day. Disk 82