On a drab, cold winter afternoon in northern Minnesota a taconite train from United Taconite crosses over the frozen Whiteface river as the travel to Proctor, MN.
For my first shot of 2018, and my 400th upload to RP, I decided to pan BCOL 4623, heading westbound through Rothesay, New Brunswick.
Deceiving winter afternoon sunlight bathes a T-Bird train as it travels between the mine down to the plant. Yes, its sunny but it's still below zero cold.
Track speed down the CN Iron Range Sub with taconite marbles from the Minorca mine destined for the yard at Two Harbors some 70 miles away.
Canadian National Freight Train A419 heads North through the Mississippi Delta at the first light of day at Swan Lake, MS. With a pair of CN SD60's for power
GTW (CN) 5934 leads the Greenwood, Ms Switcher Southbound at Swan Lake. This train runs Monday through Saturday and was seen here returning from Marks. Ms.
An intermodal extra. CN X121 has CN 2959 leading and CN 2334 51 platforms back as it heads west on CN's Kingston Sub with 130 platforms, including 81 empties.
With the sun setting for another day, CN 3114 leads westbound train 406 as they head along the Kennebacasis River, at Renforth, New Brunswick.
CN C738 heads south through Swan Lake, Ms to Jackson, Ms.
E240 heads South through Money to Jackson, Ms
U761 heads North through Sisloff Junction to Memphis, Tn
Under the Turcot Interchange. The Pointe St-Charles switcher is eastbound as it passes under the rapidly changing Turcot Interchange in Montreal with GP9's CN 7054 & CN 4115 for power and c... (more)
A westbound Canadian National grain train slows through Black Canyon to allow a westbound Canadian Pacific stack train onto the westbound track through the Thompson River Canyon. CN & CP share ea... (more)
Canadian National Tank Train heads North through the Mississippi Delta at Sisloff Junction, MS. With a pair of CN C40-8's leading a CN SD75I
Canadian National Auto Rack Train E240 roars South through the Mississippi Delta at Gwin, MS. With a CN C40-8 on the point