A Canadian Pacific AC4400 switches out intermodal cars near at its yard near the Malt-One grain elevator.
An autorack train and light power set move about in BNSF's Northtown Yard near the General Mills elevator. Buried among the power pictured is the Great Northern SD45 and a BNSF rotary plow. more)
A light power move of three BNSF GE's, all in different paint schemes, leaves Northtown Yard to wye the power. Locomotives:BNSF 4836 C44-9WBNSF 7231 ES44DCBNSF 711 C44-9W
An ex BN caboose sits in the sun in BNSF's Northtown Yard in Minneapolis. With the windows plated over, this caboose is now only used as a shoving platform.
A light power move of three GE locomotives, all in different BNSF schemes, returns to Northtown yard. Locomotives:BNSF 711 C44-9WBNSF 7231 ES44DCBNSF 4836 C44-9W
Today's Commercial sported three matched B39-8's lugging 97 cars on the transfer job from BNSF Northtown Yard back to the Commercial's Yard in St. Paul.
Back in 78 Amtrak in all it's infinite wisdom decided to get rid of the crew change at Lacrosse,WI and run the engine crew from Milwaukee to St.Paul/Minneapolis(Midway.) The first crew west on wha... (more)
CP 580 crosses the Mississippi River with two clean beavers in command.
Hennepin Job: On a crisp fall day, this former CPRail RS18u runs light to the end of the line to service a plastics company. The track arrangement means you can only fit the engine and one ... (more)
Hennepin Job: After finishing the days work, Job 52 heads across the BNSF St. Paul Sub at Park Jct. They are heading for the yard at Midway where they will put the train away and take the p... (more)
Hennepin Job: Towards the end of the line, Job 52 totes few tank cars through an industrial area in East Minneapolis. This former CPRail RS18 looks right at home on this crisp fall day. T... (more)
Hennepin Job: The first customer to be serviced on the Hennepin line also receives steel coil cars, here #83 backs loads down a steep grade to the unloading facility. This former CPRail RS1... (more)
Hennepin Job: After making a cut, the engineer on Job 52 pulls hard on steel coil loads to be spotted at the customer. This former CPRail RS18 looks right at home on this crisp fall day. T... (more)
A set of BNSF power shuffles around Northtown Yard.
Soo Line 779 is near Shoreham Yard in Minneapolis with a freight in May of 1986.