Fresh out of the shops 3391 leads an extra out of Manistee to Walhalla with a small freight.
C&NW 6723 and 1506 sit side by side at the Escanaba,MI. round house. This ALCO and BLW highbred are being used for Iron Ore hauling in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
WC 6653,1761,2005 work uphill out of Trout Lake with a heavy SOGB.
The crew for the Saginaw area local Z117 took a set of run-through power south with what would normally be Z127 for a rare daylight movement. I took the trip down here to catch the rare visitor IC... (more)
Spring is in the air as 6707,6725 and 6706 smoke it up as they head west with 108 empties bound for Empire Mine.
D80119 shoving on D80219 with N90318's coal train, seen here going north around Anthrax Curve in Holland. 02/19/13
D&M 4610 had worked its way up from Cheboygan and is backing to the ferry slip as it awaits the arrival of the Chief Wawatum from St. Ignace. Nearby a MN ex- Southern RS-3 is waiting to get southb... (more)
A nearly new SD40-2 works the Mead Paper landing at Trout Lake with GP9 412. The Soo and later WC hauled a lot of pulp out of Trout Lake over the years to the Mead mill located in North Escanaba. ... (more)
464, coupled to the 5 pm train, almost ready to depart.
464, sitting at the coal dock, at the HRR shops.
HRR's number 7 actually lighter than 44 tons... but the only GE selection..,. trundles through a "winter wonderland" on track inspection
WC 6656, 6601, 583, 589 and 106 cars at Soo Yard. At the time the WC didn't have a bridge tender on duty in the early mornings and train 35 ran late enough this day to get caught on the US side an... (more)
LSRC new paint scheme, displayed on 6301, sitting on the fuel pad, at the Saginaw, MI., roundhouse.