The one and only. The only remaining SF30B stands in rare company, trailing it is a C-424 and M-636.
Normally this would a normal day for the Brainerd Local, but this trip was the last they would make to the mill, which was closed at this point. They dodge traffic for the last time as the fate of... (more)
Excitement turned to disappointment when Engineer Schultz and crew, instead of heading down Proctor Hill in great light with taconite loads, instead cut the power off and went to grab empties for ... (more)
Almost missed this. I love shooting bandits, but there was a nice UP Transfer about to go by. Luckily I had my cake, and ate it too. I stopped and shot the 0700 Superior pulling into the BNSF's 28... (more)
A newcomer to the Missabe, B&LE #906 leads sister #909 and an IC unit down to the docks. Ok ok CN this was a pretty good consist. Just need a third BLE unit!
The #2719 hustles The Laker south towards Chicago. But seriously John and Kale are shoveling for their lives.
Are they coming, or are they going?
CHS road power brings a cut of cars out onto the mainline.
WSOR, or is it BN? Headlight dances across the frozen lake as it marches onward.
True North Country railroading. In a very rare scene, Northshore Mining heads out to receive passenger cars brought by the CN (Missabe) with big power.
Ironic in that the neighborhoods aren't so welcoming any more, at least to revenue making coal trains.
I figured I would take one day to shoot these moves, as I will be working the next 9! Here w... (more)
Rapids Local heads for its namesake with a strike looming in a few hours.
Looking alot like they did some switching at the pulpwood facility, a one unit wonder heads back to Pokegama through MOW territory.
Proctor Road Switch spotting Difco dump cars to be loaded with limestone.
Its 1963 and an NP GP9 is resting near the depot after its shift working the yard... Thats my story and im stickin to it!