Local power heading east toward the yard.
Climbing out of Poynette starting up Arlington Hill the M&P local has brand new power on its way to Madison,WI.. The train will turn at Madison and head back to Portage doing the way work on line.
After installing the EOT device onto the van, the crew have a quick job briefing before moving on with their day
SOU 5000 at the Depot.
Red, White, and SOO: On a beautiful Fourth of July morning, SOO 4410 and sister SOO 4411 highball Winona already short on time. Getting two SOO units on a train is becoming super rare. It l... (more)
Ohi-Rail 5032 and 54 sit outside the shops. The two ex-Norfolk Southern GP38-2's were being started and checked over for work around Minerva. Ohi-Rail has a very neat selection of motive power, wh... (more)
After setting out the loaded cars, the Anchor Shuttle power pulls back on to the main, stopping to allow the grade crossing signals to activate before pulling forward.
SOO GP38-2 #4411 and SOO GP38-2 #4410 lead CP H19 around the curve at the East end of Duke East in Red Wing, MN. Photo taken 7/7/17 near MP 373 on the CP River Sub.
Despite the painting over of the hurricane logo, Chesapeake & Albemarle 502 is clearly a former Florida East Coast unit. It awaits its next assignment next to the sand tower at Elizabeth City, N.C... (more)
An ex-Interstate mine run approaches the Kilbourne Avenue crossing in Appalachia with commercial loads.
U53 approaches Dorchester Junction on the ex-Interstate Railroad. U53 left Norton with 3 empty covered hoppers and a bad order car and is destined to Andover Yard. U53 will pick up loads at Blackw... (more)
Red, White, and SOO: The SOO Duo pulls into the DME connection at Goodview to make a pickup and setout on the "Carlson Pass." It was a nice morning, but I think the crew would hav... (more)
Red, White, and SOO: Short on time, and work to do in Winona, H20 screams East along US HWY 61. No rest for the weary on July 4th! Taken while off duty, wearing full PPE.
Red, White, and SOO: After waiting for the track block to be lifted, the crew wastes no time getting the train moving towards Winona. No rest for the weary on July 4th! Taken while off duty... (more)