A 2x1 BNSF grainer, with some Canadian assistance, heads east to the Twin Cities on a crisp fall morning.
A pair of AC units lead this manifest WB through Waverly, MN on the Willmar Line.
While traversing scenic central Minnesota, 261 passes a rural farm, complete with a (albeit faded) red barn. Apparently the horses were startled by the iron horse, because at the time of the photo... (more)
Just outside of Waverly, MILW 261 cruises by on the main at track speed as a fellow railfan enjoys the show from a little closer with a friendly wave to the crew.
Labor Day 2012. The first NS heritage unit to lead through central Minnesota descends upon Waverly, Minnesota on their trip west with ethanol empties bound for South Dakota.
A pair of visitors hustle east with a regular merchandise train from Aberdeen, SD to Northtown Yard in Mpls.