After spending the day at St. Paul Union depot for National Train Day, Minnesota Transportation Museum locomotive 325 in Burlington Northern Railroad paint scheme rests over night at Osceola WI.
An eastbound hot intermodal passes Northtown Yard at University Avenue. A cut of loaded NSPX (Northern States Power, now Xcel Energy) coal cars for delivery to the Riverside plant is on the adjac... (more)
On the evening before pulling a 8 car ballast train for a photo freight shoot, Minnesota Transportation Museum locomotive 6234 dressed in Burlington Northern Railroad livery sits on the house trac... (more)
North Shore Mining's 5am loads are about half ways along their 46 mile run from Babbitt to Silver Bay.
The 11am crude taconite ore train out of Babbitt is powered by leased CIT SD9043MAC and a couple of SD40-3's.
A quiet Sunday afternoon in Glencoe finds a GP30C basking in the late afternoon sun.
A quiet Sunday afternoon in Glencoe finds RRV&W and TCWR locomotives awaiting their next assignment.
The third one of the weekday afternoon Northstar commuters.
Northtown-Grand Forks with a couple of Dash 9's.
DP on a grain train destined for Northtown.
The second of the afternoon Northstar commuter trains makes track speed at 75MPH.
Stack train destined for Seattle or Tacoma.
Cotton Belt/SSW 9652 leads a 3 unit SP powered reroute intermodal train on the BN's Staples Sub. Massive flooding of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers during the summer of 1993 resulted in trai... (more)
The Empire Builder is running ~ 2 hours late on a balmy late winter morning.
The Minnesota Commercial with a set of B23-7's rolls south over the BNSF diamond at Park Jct with 27 cars.