Cenex Harvest States SW9 2117 spots cars at their large elevaor complex along Superior's waterfront on a nice summer afternoon.
A new SD70ACE leads a very faded SD70MAC on an empty coal train leaving the MERC dock in Superior.
4 geeps await their next assignment in Superior.
A BNSF switch job works the car shop lead
A BN Jordan Spreader sitting in the yard in Superior
A switch job working the Superior terminal
Idle power awaiting it's next assignment
Coal empties depart the Twin Ports area.
Engineers' view of his train as it hangs out of both ends of the track.
A transfer prepares to head for Duluth.
A lone unit sits out by the Itasca Yard office awaiting it's next move.
This BN caboose based in the Twin Ports received a fresh coat of paint last year, it's kept around for work train duty and occasional use for backup moves.
A BNSF work train sets out panel track to repair the damage from a derailment. Caboose 12610 in fresh BN protects the rear of the train.
A BNSF work train makes it's way down to the Old Town Yard past the fromer NP East End Depot to repair track from a derailment
The SOO on this GP38-2 is fading, but the memory of the "new" Soo will live on for all of us who shot this great railroad through the years.