One of the many C&NW push-pull commuter trains, on the curve in Elmhurst.
CNW 6705 was one C628 that saw very limited use after its purchase from N&W in 1973. It did last long enough to get full CNW paint but I started shooting Escanaba in late 1975 and I never seen it ... (more)
A quiet morning in old town Lehi is shattered by the passage of Union Pacific's Geneva, Utah to Minntac, Minnesota ore empty (with a cut of general freight on the head end).
Freshly painted 6718 leads 6709 and 56 cars of the Escanaba-Green Bay freight east near Daggett.
The end for Mongrel 1505 came when the roundhouse burned at Iron Mountain on June 12th, 1976. Here the unit is seen at Adams headed for scrap. Photo is in my collection with no photographer inform... (more)
ex-CR 5751, exx-PC 5751, nee-NYC 5751. From my collection, photographer unknown.
The crew of this grain train has done a good job using a newspaper to shield the sun prior to departure.