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Rick Erben's Collection
 
10/21/2017
 
 
 
 
 
Owner: BNSF Railway
Model:GE C44-9WBuilt As:BNSF 4867 (C44-9W)
Serial Number:50721Order No:1893
Frame Number: Built:9/1998
Other locos with this serial:  BNSF 4867(C44-9W)
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Morning along the Father of Waters.
Title:  Morning along the Father of Waters.
Description:  BNSF 4945 rolls along the banks of the Mississippi River near Lynxville, WI as the sun is just rising above the riverside bluffs.
Photo Date:  10/14/2010  Upload Date: 11/4/2010 11:59:56 AM
Location:  Lynxville, WI
Author:  Rick Erben
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 4945(C44-9W) BNSF 742(C44-9W) BNSF 4867(C44-9W) BNSF 5000(C44-9W)
Views:  203   Comments: 0
BNSF 5380 drags a manifest off the high plains
Title:  BNSF 5380 drags a manifest off the high plains
Description:  I rode hard from Livingston for the Hi Line. Running ahead of time, I was going to try for a shot at the Cut Bank trestle. Went to start the Harley after gassing up and nothing. The battery was cooked. Fortunately, a couple townfolk - a gentleman from Glacier Auto and a wheat farmer - lent a hand as they are riders also. So they found a battery for the bike on a Saturday afternoon. I had a room reserved in Essex and was on my way into the sundown, running late now. Of course, lots of trains while I am laid up. But I caught up to this slow-moving westbound approaching Browning so everything worked out okay. That's a big sun visor on the fireman's side!
Photo Date:  8/13/2011  Upload Date: 1/27/2012 1:34:30 AM
Location:  Browning, MT
Author:  Rick Erben
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 5380(C44-9W) BNSF 4867(C44-9W)
Views:  407   Comments: 2
Into the foothills of the Rockies
Title:  Into the foothills of the Rockies
Description:  BNSF 5380 between Browning and Spotted Robe past the wind fence. I suspect the wind can really swoop down in this area. Winds were (& are) always a big pain along the UP between Cheyenne and Laramie with intermodal equipment.
Photo Date:  8/13/2011  Upload Date: 1/27/2012 1:39:14 AM
Location:  Browning, MT
Author:  Rick Erben
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 5380(C44-9W) BNSF 4867(C44-9W)
Views:  325   Comments: 2
A gloomy day in store
Title:  A gloomy day in store
Description:  BNSF 4867 brings what I presume to be oil tankers out of North Dakota through Trempealeau, WI on an overcast Thursday morning. Sometimes you take what you get.
Photo Date:  10/18/2012  Upload Date: 11/1/2012 9:50:42 AM
Location:  Trempealeau, WI
Author:  Rick Erben
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 4867(C44-9W)
Views:  57   Comments: 0


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