Soo Baldwin 361 clanks across the NP diamonds at Detroit Lakes in this slide from my collection. The train order mast with orders hung out, along with the clean Baldwin and the manned tower give a... (more)
Running around 8 hours late, one of Amtrak's heritage units leads the eastbound Empire Builder over the CP crossing and into Detroit Lakes.
The Detroit Lakes aggregate division of the STRATA Corporation uses this former Burlington Northern EMD GP10 to switch out its BGSX open hoppers with light-colored sand, as exemplified by the sand... (more)
A pair of BNSF EMDs lead a Spring Creek Mine - Superior coal train over the CPR Diamond at Detroit Lakes, MN.
A very late running eastbound "Empire Builder" hammers the diamond at Detroit Lakes.
A southbound CP manifest crawls over the BNSF Staples Sub at Detroit Lakes, MN.
A pair of cream/green BNSF SD70MACs lead a loaded GREX ballast train into the setting sun.
These three GEs were really working hard to keep their loaded ethanol train moving as they head east near Richards Spur.
An overpowered stack train makes its way through the new grade in downtown Detroit Lakes, MN.
After successfully navigating the BNSF diamond just north of town, The 785 is accelerating out of Detroit Lakes under county road 6.
SOO 4451 leads the 291 east through Detroit Lakes.
Heading down the new alignment at DL
BN 9804 pulls in with vintage NP equipment on The Mainstreeter on a damp, cold day in Minnesota. Notice the TOFC addition to the back of this train. Railroad: Burlington Northern RailroadLocomotive: EMD F7(A)Location: Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, USALocomotive #: BN 9804Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: April, 1971
As the sun hugs the horizon, one last shot of the day is to be had. A 'classic' manifest in the form of a high priority freight screams westbound. The train had two classic SD40-2's for power, t... (more)
Pacing BNSF 734 near Detroit Lakes.