One-of-a-Kind Shot: Take note! This is the only engineer-side cab shot of a Burlington Northern executive unit on RP.net. Look at all the eye-candy! We see the effects of a 1990 rebu... (more)
Crossing Little Sucker River north of the siding. Special thanks goes out to all at North Shore Scenic Railroad & Lake Superior Railroad Museum & Steve Glischinski for their tireless efforts this... (more)
2719, on the head end of the Two Harbors train back to Duluth, will get an assist from 4211 up around the wye on CN. For this one moment, it looks like a "head on"!
A blast from the past in the form of an "LTV/Cliffs Erie" ore train, with authentic DM&IR ore jennies, pulls into the siding at Palmers to allow the passing of another special.
Cliffs Erie lives! Well, sort of. These two locomotives are usually in service for the North Shore Scenic Railroad, but today are being used to pull an ore train, just like they always used to.
Two of the special trains running on "Day In North America" across the ex-DMIR just outside Two Harbors. The ALCo is being used to shuttle passengers to photo locations while the F's are on the h... (more)
Highway 61 Revisited, indeed. One of many special trains organized for a week of photo events in the Duluth area on the North Shore Scenic Railroad, this one is a borrowed set of DMIR ore cars, r... (more)
Part of Railfan Weekend is getting the opportunity to ride in the cab of some of the locomotives. Frank Christopherson has the photo freight well in hand as we make our way north to Marbles. Fra... (more)
Erie Mining F9A 4211 and F7B 4222 head up an ore train at Palmers during Railfan Weekend 2011. These units were in regular service up until a few years ago.
The CREATE special, running as the NS 951, has just departed the CP's Bensenville Yard and is ready to make its tour all around Chicagoland. A classy, A-B-A set of NS covered wagons have the honor... (more)
It was fun winding these bad boys up to speed once we got out of town...
4211 has just come out of the siding to couple onto the train as 2719 gets wyed in the background.
A pair of former Erie Mining (LTV) F9s are on a photo ore train as part of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Railfan Weekend.
Erie Mining F9A in Two Harbors for the Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Railfan Weekend. Thanks to Steve Barry for lighting.
Former Erie Mining F9A rests next to the stuffed and mounted D&IR 3-spot at the DM&IR Two Harbors depot.