Coal empties wait to head back to the Up North.
While a Snow blower cleans the switches of snow and ice ahead, two trains wait. CP crew member shovels the front porch of SD40-2 6028.
It isn't often that you find equipment freshly painted in BN's Cascade Green scheme. This box car looks sharp on display at Bandana Square, a former NP shop complex now used for offices, a hotel a... (more)
Power for the night Hiawatha job, just leaving the Roundhouse.
Amtrak #8 glides through the Minnesota Commercial yard on its way into Midway Station.
The Lehigh Valley Heritage unit leads a colorful consist and loaded oil cans east.
Many SD60M's in UP's fleet have seen better days, this one is no exception!
Layers of history are present on this steam locomotive tender-turned-water car stored at Jackson Street. It was built in 1928 for use behind Soo Line 4-8-2 No. 4016.
A Black Diamond where it ain't oughta be. Norfolk Southern 8104 makes a surprise visit to Minnesota.
Canadian Pacific's St. Paul yard. I made a wrong turn on my way down toward the tracks and found this view from above in Indian Mounds Park. Sort of a birds eye view of Pigs Eye Yard.
One of two heavy duty GE center cabs the C&NW tested rests at the South St. Paul engine facility.
You would expect to find these smaller BN SW1s working small yards or shop facilities versus a large terminal like St. Paul. It was a beautiful summer day to be riding on the porch!