Bessember 906 brings a train of steaming pellets around the curve at Fairlane.
The St. Croix Valley Railroad is headed south with a pair of Northern Pacific inspired GP9's in charge. A really nice smoke show was provided as the engineer opened up the 1954-built Geeps. A real... (more)
YPRCP approaches Bensenville Yard with a winged SD60M on the point.
CP 470 approaches Howard Avenue in Des Plaines. It was a beautiful day to shoot that familiar blue and gold!
The Chicago bound Empire Builder highballs through Camp Douglas, WI.
A sweet pair of Southern Belles lead CP 475 by East Hastings, headed west.
A former Conrail B23-7, now owned by the Minnesota Commercial, switches cars at the Midway Yard.
A classic "White Face" SD40-2 switches cars at the Northtown Yard in Minneapolis.
T-Bird loads head south with a standard cab Dash 8 and a Tunnel Motor.
A zebra striped GP40-2LW leads the southbound MRF (Miscellaneous Road Freight) back to Proctor Yard. A second GP40-2LW and a pair of SD40u's follow.
A trio of TCW's attractive Geeps make a delivery to Minnesota Commercial's Midway Yard in Saint Paul.
With wind chills near 40 below, BLE 906, IC 6251 and DMIR 403 make for a classic lash-up at Fairlane, headed back south to the docks of Duluth.
SOO 6044 leads the 470 train over a frozen Wisconsin River.
A pair of GEVO's lead a southbound freight through Crest Hill on a frigid afternoon.
An interesting set of power idles away in the yard. The SOO switcher and CN GP40-2LW would be dropped in the south yard and the SD60 would lead an eastbound freight out of town.