A westbound Union Pacific local meets an eastbound BNSF manifest as they cross the massive bridges over the Mississippi River with the Memphis skyline in the distance.
Perspective! Respondek Railroad Corporation (RRC) 1239 (née-TRRA 1239, EMD SW1200, 4/1965) sits in East St. Louis, Illinois on the evening of Sunday, December 27, 2020. While the Gateway A... (more)
The Hiawatha Job crosses the Mississippi on the old Milwaukee RR high bridge to service flour mills on the south side of town and passing behind Prince's childhood home, dubbed the "Purple Ra... (more)
Northstar crosses over the Mississippi River, while kayakers pass enjoy a leisurely trip underneath the bridge.
CP's hot Vancouver to Chicago intermodal crosses the mighty Mississippi with a ratty but functional GE leading the way.
A westbound freight led by an SD40-2 is holding just off the Mississippi River bridge while an inspection train with just the E9A's and 3 cars passes. Scanned from a 35mm print.
MN&S 32 leads a short train west across the Mississippi River on a warm and humid summer day in 1984. This was a couple of years after Soo Line bought the shortline but it continued to operate muc... (more)
A nice looking consist courtesy of the Canadian Pacific RR leads a transfer across the Mississippi River west of downtown St. Paul on a warm summer afternoon.
Picturesque scene along the banks of the Mississippi River.
A Calgary to Bensenville manifest brightens up an already splendid fall day on the Upper Mississippi River.
Heading for Canada, an autorack & intermodal train speeds up the river with a colorful consist.
A "Friends of the Milwaukee 261" excursion compliments the fall colors. A nice touch is the magnetic Hiawatha Logo on the front of the clean Amtrak unit.
The daily St. Paul, MN to Nahant, IA freight cruises along the Mississippi River with a colorful consist.
After a short wait east of town, this priority intermodal heads across the river in the last light of the day.
147 became BN 484. It had a good lifespan, 8/45 to 8/82.