A quiet Sunday morning at Cenex.
Walking up on the bridge, we were pelted with ice & wind...and then it cleared up in time for the special.
Nosing into Wisconsin, amid the adulation of many rail fans, to hook up to the 261.
261 steams off of the BNSF's Coal Runner and heads for the Grassy Point Draw.
Steam special will hang a hard left and head to Grassy Point Draw, then turn along the shore to the museum.
A single leased EMD BL20 moves the Brainerd Local west. Today the CP GP20Cs share some of the same lines.
Ice is starting to form on the Nemadji as this transfer rolls back to its home yard at Itasca. Today the spring melt has this rive looking like a muddy torrent.
Looking lonely in a deserted yard, this pair drifts down to pick up its transfer cut from the BNSF.
Fresh ex-Soo Line repaint works Stinson Yard.
New GP20C rolls past the Soo Line depot in Superior.
A strong EMD showing in Superior on a quiet Sunday morning.
The first GP20C to be used in Duluth-Superior rests between assignments along with a former Milwaukee Road GP38-2, making for quite the pair.
Bearing failure. Sitting in a Superior, Wisconsin scrap yard.
The orange and black on 4512 is fitting for this Halloween image and the scary element is the demolition underway on the roundhouse. Today nothing but a grass field can be seen here.
Elevator M looms in the background as BN 1547 gets ready to move a cut of boxcars in place for loading