Almost "Hitchcocked" as a large flock of pigeons take flight upon the arrival of a CP transfer. Spilled grain attracts birds and deer, especially when snow begins to cover the ground. A ... (more)
A fitting scene for Veterans Day as the Grand Rapids Local makes a set-out in Cloquet before heading west. A hearty thank you to all active and retired military personnel.
DMIR 402, DMIR 403 and DMIR 408 sit on the curve for the approach to the CN dock 6 and stare at a red signal, waiting to return to Proctor yard with the empties.
A transfer engine at the MN&S shop. Taken with Kodachrome II film and a Miranda G camera.
A H4 SD40-2 trims the bowl at Northtown.
Two classic BN warriors bracket a switcher as they slug it out up the grade at Lake Park. It was a sweet sight and sound on a windy and sunny fall day.
The sun is well into the sky but still casting long shadows as oil empties behind three CSX locomotives enters the curves at Lake Park.
A pair of SD40-2's, the DM&E 6366 and CP 5872 head West with local H19 with the Mississippi River in the background.
A CN freight wraps itself around a hillside ablaze with fall color as it works up the nearly 2.0% grade of Steelton Hill in far western Duluth.
A pair of CP GE's head West with a doublestack train.
A pair of Canadian Pacific engines, 6255 and 5957 head East with a local freight.
The Empire Builder parallels the Ayd Mill Road along the Merriam Park Subdivision bound for Union Depot. The consists is short one sleeper car in the Seattle section (forward portion) and ... (more)
EMD's first production SD45, Great Northern "Hustle Muscle" No. 400, greets former EMD FP7 demonstrator Soo Line 2500A. The f-unit had just been restored and was being positioned for pho... (more)
A nice looking pair of EMD end-cab switchers handle a train to West Duluth. Trailing 3411 is former Frisco MP15 3702.