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Eric Burris's Collection
 
8/19/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:Eric Burris
Dates:4/1/2006 - 9/1/2006
Album Info:BNSF Topeka sub action. Coal trains, amtrak, reroutes.
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Is it a conrail, blah its' just NS
Title:  Is it a conrail, blah its' just NS
Description:  north of NR Jct where 9th ave dead ends at the tracks. A roadrailer coming off the Topeka sub.
Photo Date:  5/20/2006  Upload Date: 6/22/2006 12:34:15 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Signal,Action
Locomotives:  NS 6784(SD60M)
Views:  249   Comments: 0
Is it a conrail, blah its' just NS
Title:  Is it a conrail, blah its' just NS
Description:  north of NR Jct where 9th ave dead ends at the tracks. A roadrailer coming off the Topeka sub.
Photo Date:  5/20/2006  Upload Date: 6/22/2006 12:34:16 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  NS 6784(SD60M)
Views:  264   Comments: 0
BNSF Topeka sub and signal
Title:  BNSF Topeka sub and signal
Description:  north of NR Jct where 9th ave dead ends at the tracks. signals red because a train is coming round the corner
Photo Date:  5/20/2006  Upload Date: 6/22/2006 12:34:14 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Signal
Locomotives: 
Views:  151   Comments: 1
BNSF4806 west
Title:  BNSF4806 west
Description:  The H-KCKBAR train a few miles northeast of Emporia
Photo Date:  6/22/2006  Upload Date: 9/18/2006 10:04:04 PM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 4806(C44-9W)
Views:  145   Comments: 0
BNSF4806 west
Title:  BNSF4806 west
Description:  The H-KCKBAR train a few miles northeast of Emporia
Photo Date:  6/22/2006  Upload Date: 9/18/2006 10:04:05 PM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 4806(C44-9W)
Views:  132   Comments: 0
BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Title:  BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Description:  My wife and I was exploring the Topeka sub from Emporia to Reading and caught this one and was extremely surprised and happy. It's eastbound so lighting was more difficult in the evening. This is on road 240 where the tracks curve towards Reading KS. This is a real steep grade here and the curve is at the bottom of the hill. Nice photo area.
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:42 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 4220(B23-7)
Views:  264   Comments: 0
BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Title:  BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Description:  My wife and I was exploring the Topeka sub from Emporia to Reading and caught this one and was extremely surprised and happy. It's eastbound so lighting was more difficult in the evening.
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:42 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  135   Comments: 0
BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Title:  BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:43 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  131   Comments: 0
BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Title:  BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:44 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  152   Comments: 0
BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Title:  BNSF 4220 leading passenger cars
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:44 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  126   Comments: 0
Local 71 westbound on Topeka sub
Title:  Local 71 westbound on Topeka sub
Description:  KCK to Emporia shuttle train running via the Topeka sub instead of the usual Emporia sub. Many trains maybe up to 15 a day reroutes this way because of extensive track maintenace, signal replacement program, and increased traffic levels.
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:45 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 7153(SD40-2)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
Local 71 westbound on Topeka sub
Title:  Local 71 westbound on Topeka sub
Description:  KCK to Emporia shuttle train running via the Topeka sub instead of the usual Emporia sub. Many trains maybe up to 15 a day reroutes this way because of extensive track maintenace, signal replacement program, and increased traffic levels.
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:45 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 7153(SD40-2)
Views:  448   Comments: 1
Local 71 westbound on Topeka sub
Title:  Local 71 westbound on Topeka sub
Description:  only a handfull of BNSF cars were painted with the remaining BN cascade green paint. sure pretty but time is aging these priceless beauties. anyone know how many cars were painted these colors?
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:46 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,RollingStock,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  158   Comments: 0
Eastbound Signal on Topeka sub
Title:  Eastbound Signal on Topeka sub
Description:  the signal turned yellow because local 71 KCK-Emporia shuttle train is a few miles beyond the signal.
Photo Date:  6/27/2006  Upload Date: 6/28/2006 12:23:47 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Signal
Locomotives: 
Views:  117   Comments: 0
UP 5655 east
Title:  UP 5655 east
Description:  empty Redrock coal train crossing over to the Topeka subdivision. Taken from the new 6th street overpass. 1 unit on the front and 2 DPU's on the back.
Photo Date:  7/29/2006  Upload Date: 3/2/2007 3:43:10 PM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  UP 5655(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
UP 5655 east
Title:  UP 5655 east
Description:  empty Redrock coal train crossing over to the Topeka subdivision. Taken from the new 6th street overpass. 1 unit on the front and 2 DPU's on the back.
Photo Date:  7/29/2006  Upload Date: 3/2/2007 3:43:11 PM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  UP 5655(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  118   Comments: 0
UP 5655 east
Title:  UP 5655 east
Description:  empty Redrock coal train crossing over to the Topeka subdivision. Taken from the new 6th street overpass. 1 unit on the front and 2 DPU's on the back.
Photo Date:  7/29/2006  Upload Date: 3/2/2007 3:43:12 PM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  UP 5655(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  171   Comments: 0
BNSF 4626 west
Title:  BNSF 4626 west
Description:  a westbound reroute is coming off the Topeka sub. Notice how pretty the lighting is and the foliage. The foliage in the background just got razed recently so this photo is a gem now.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:05 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 4626(C44-9W)
Views:  243   Comments: 0
SP 338 as DPU
Title:  SP 338 as DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:06 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  SP 338(AC44CW)
Views:  209   Comments: 0
SP 338
Title:  SP 338
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:07 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  SP 338(AC44CW)
Views:  176   Comments: 0
Drawbar of DPU's coupled together
Title:  Drawbar of DPU's coupled together
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:08 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives: 
Views:  129   Comments: 0
SP 338 as DPU
Title:  SP 338 as DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:09 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  SP 338(AC44CW)
Views:  194   Comments: 0
UP 6512 DPU
Title:  UP 6512 DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:10 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  UP 6512(AC44CW)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
UP 6512 DPU looking eastwards
Title:  UP 6512 DPU looking eastwards
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:10 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  UP 6512(AC44CW)
Views:  192   Comments: 0
UP 6512 DPU
Title:  UP 6512 DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:11 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  InCab
Locomotives:  UP 6512(AC44CW)
Views:  217   Comments: 0
UP 6512 DPU
Title:  UP 6512 DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:12 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  UP 6512(AC44CW)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
UP 6512 DPU
Title:  UP 6512 DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:13 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  UP 6512(AC44CW)
Views:  137   Comments: 0
UP 6512 DPU
Title:  UP 6512 DPU
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:14 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  UP 6512(AC44CW)
Views:  107   Comments: 0
UP 8223 west
Title:  UP 8223 west
Description:  Westbound loaded Redrock coal train broke down at Lang KS 5miles northeast of Emporia on the Topeka sub. We beat the BNSF responder and AAA Limo yard taxi there and gave the conductor a ride to the DPUs and back to the busted knuckle with another knuckle. We got to see the inside of the locos. I got to go up a real SP unit for the first time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In this day in age you'd think it was a hallucination.
Photo Date:  8/17/2006  Upload Date: 9/20/2006 12:17:15 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories:  Roster,InCab
Locomotives:  UP 8223(SD9043MAC)
Views:  196   Comments: 0
Untitled
Title:  Untitled
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/2006  Upload Date: 7/18/2006 1:31:39 AM
Location:  Emporia, KS
Author:  Eric Burris
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  112   Comments: 0


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