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Railfanning Minnesota
My many trips to Minnesota have always been productive railfanning jaunts. Here are some of my favorite shots.
Photo Album By: Lester Zmudzinski
 
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Photo ID: 436029

No the 261 did not travel back in time. I do wonder how much rutabagas cost in the old girl's prime.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Askov, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 261
Train ID: PX
Photo Date: May 12, 2013


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Added: May 14, 2013

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Photo ID: 436026

The evening shift is underway for Bandit 4512. Drilling cars to be taken across to Stinson Yard in Superior.

Railroad: Soo Line
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: SOO 4512
Train ID: Transfer Job
Photo Date: May 10, 2013


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Added: May 14, 2013

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Photo ID: 436025

ES44AC 8806 and a tired looking beaver head into Saint Paul Yard on what became a fine morning after the clouds were chased out of Saint Paul.

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CP 8806
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 13, 2013


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Added: May 14, 2013

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Photo ID: 435968

After a short stop in Hinckley, 261 takes the curve at Brook Park headed back to the Cities. The foamer convoy followed.

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Brook Park, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: MILW 261
Train ID: PX
Photo Date: May 12, 2013


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Added: May 14, 2013

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Photo ID: 435954

As hundreds of railfans did this weekend, Amtrak P42DC rushes to hook up with the 261.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 17
Train ID: PX
Photo Date: May 12, 2013


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Added: May 14, 2013

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Photo ID: 430471

The wreck of the 4663 was towed into Northtown on Friday, April 13th. the damage was caused when a trestle collapsed under the C44-9. There were no major injuries suffered by the crew.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 4663
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 15, 2012


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Added: Mar 31, 2013

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Photo ID: 420735

Railroads employed "date nails" to mark the last time ties were replaced. I have only come across these relics on what is now the CN Iron Range Sub and in Two Harbors outside the museum. The most... (more)

Railroad: Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railway
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Highland Lake, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: None
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 15, 2012


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Added: Jan 09, 2013

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Photo ID: 420526

Waiting for over an hour without a peep out of the scanner--finally a squawk. But no ore train just a local headed to North Wales, then Biwabik.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW)
Location: Highland Lake, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2160
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 16, 2012


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Added: Jan 07, 2013

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Photo ID: 419601

A trio of BNSF units lay over in Keenan Yard waiting for their next all-rail assignment.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Iron , Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 9172
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 22, 2011


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Added: Dec 31, 2012

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Photo ID: 419317

Always something on the move at Northtown.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70MAC
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 9458
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 01, 2011


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Added: Dec 29, 2012

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Photo ID: 417076

Back in the days when maroon and gold roamed the Iron Range in abundance.

Railroad: Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD38-2
Location: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: DMIR 200
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 18, 2006


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Added: Dec 06, 2012

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Photo ID: 414055

Sun rising on the Twin Ports.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD MP15DC
Location: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 3701
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 24, 2010


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Added: Nov 06, 2012

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Photo ID: 414053

A derailment the night before between Orr and Cusson left 14 cars on the ground. This SD38AC is assembling a train to clear the tracks and get the rails back in position.

Railroad: Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD38
Location: Proctor, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: DMIR 203
Train ID: MOW extra
Photo Date: April 07, 2007


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Added: Nov 06, 2012

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Photo ID: 413214

While waiting for the two big storms to hit the area, I dug up this shot of an SD9 awaiting disposition. Others include GP28m 1507, GP9 1661, SW1000 3618, SD9 6146: where are they now?

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: EMD SD9
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 6106
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 07, 2007


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Added: Oct 27, 2012

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Photo ID: 410716

On hopper day at Rice's Point, the million dollar view from Skyline Drive.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD MP15DC
Location: Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 3701
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 14, 2012


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Added: Oct 01, 2012

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