Part of the display at the Soudan Underground Mine State Park which is home to Minnesota's oldest iron ore mine. Once ore left the crusher house, it traveled up the conveyor (located in the encl... (more)
A topless lady. Soo 2500A had its radiator removed today for repairs prior to attending the Streamliners at Spencer event later this year.
Where SD40s no longer tread. A view taken inside the DW&P's curved 520-ft tunnel in far western Duluth. Blasted out in 1912, this rugged line into Duluth was abandoned in 1984 when the Peg started... (more)
A lonely SD40-2 rests in a wet surrounding as snow continues to melt. The 1850 was being used for RCO training at this former NP yard.
A pair of ex-Frisco MP15s work the North American Salt facility along Duluth's waterfront as the USCGC Alder rests at its berth after a hard day of breaking ice in the harbor.
On a beautiful September 20, 1991, a LTV Mining (former Erie Mining) taconite train slowly unloads over the dock at Taconite Harbor, Minnesota. The train is pulled by EMD F9A No. 4213, GP38 No. 42... (more)
For a short time in the early 80's Milwaukee Road Engineers/Fireman ran through all the terminals between Milwaukee and the Twin Cities on Amtrak....the traincrews ran Chicago/Twin Cities for year... (more)
Nearly missed this shot as an eastbound oil train passes by just in the nick of time to capture this shot of the Pennsylvania Railroad heritage locomotive.
A morning climb up to the top of the Belgrade Co-op elevator yields this view of a CP train as it rolls into town on its way from Glenwood to points east.
The Superior to Northtown rolls through Cambridge on a warm April afternoon and is led by a former Burlington Northern SD40-2 and two fromer Iowa Interstate geeps.
A CP AC4400CW and BNSF SD70MAC team up on an eastbound manifest seen crossing the Mississippi River at Little Falls.
Running a few minutes ahead of Amtrak, an eastbound crude oil train with BNSF and CN power is about to slip under the Soo Line trail just north of Royalton.
A four hour late Empire Builder is trying to make up time as it follows Highway 10 toward its next stop in St Cloud. The tail end of a westbound manifest is visible in the distance, rolling towar... (more)
Soo 2500A rolls across the Sucker River as it helps move a stored coal train off the North Shore Scenic Railroad.
Soo 2500A idles outside the shop building prior to helping move a stored coal train off the North Shore Scenic Railroad.