In the spring of 2012, I stumbled across the Rochester & Genesse Valley Railroad Museum which had not yet opened for the season. Thanks to a gentle man that volunteered there, and to make a long s... (more)
Both this day and Beacon Park Yard are in their twilight as an intermodal train prepares to tackle the Berkshires.
Time is limited for the HHP-8, although this one is well in charge of a DC bound Metroliner.
Kennecott Copper Ray Mines Division #2 waits for the SP job to clear so it can pick up empties for return to Ray Mine. RMD 2 would later become Copper Basin 402.
Another mixed freight rolls towards the BNSF Northtown yard which is a few more miles away. The train is passing through the Fridley station which was built for the Northstar commuter line that ru... (more)
Northstar 603 comes screaming into the Fridley station as a SD40-2 leads a mixed freight along and into the BNSF Northtown yard a few miles up the line.
Anderson No. 3110, an ex-Wabash SW-1, retains the colors from when it worked at Anderson Windows in Bayport, MN.
MNTX 3110 is outside the roundhouse today getting ready for another day of work w... (more)
Daybreak finds a CP freight cutting through the fog at CP Heney in Plymouth, MN.
903 and sister 902 sit on the display track beside the entrance driveway at Steamtown.
BNSF 4856 starts to slow down while approaching Cameron,IL. This train would soon get on the Cameron interchange tracks
A lengthy stack train creeps along the BNSF Midway Sub at the equivalent to walking speed on a hot, humid, hazy Saturday morning. The Minneapolis skyline is barely visible in background due to th... (more)
BNSF 5455 leads a train West out of Cameron,IL.
Eastbound Harbor Belt freight passes under Torrence Ave in Cal City.
Southbound IHB local crosses Bridge 631 shortly after departing EJ&E's Whiting Yard.
Dad, what's Conrail?