CREX 1203 leads this Southbound loaded Grain train as it pulls out of the 'sag' and heads towards the summit of the grade at Palmer Lake. In addition to the two DPU's is a manned two engine pusher... (more)
NS 35J is approaching Porter Junction with CREX 1203 leading the way west on the Chicago Line.
A CITIRAIL leaser leads westbound BNSF empties.
The operator has his train of empty ore cars well in hand as we approach the crossover at milepost 12.5. This train was following a loaded tailings train back to Babbitt and had two leased CREX GE... (more)
Fill'er Up. Two leased GEs take on fuel at Northshore Mining's Silver Bay yard prior to taking 131 empty ore cars back to the mine at Babbitt.
Leased CREX GEs lift 156 empties out of Silver Bay on their way back to the mine at Babbitt.
In the middle of nowhere, in the pitch black dark and light rain the North Shore Mining heads back to Babbitt at Hwy 11 near Tiomi.
North Shore Mining heads north for Babbitt with another string of empties behind the leased GEs.
A collection of new GE's and older EMD geeps are seen over at Mid-America Car shops in Kansas City.