The day was overcast as we traveled east on Route 66 on our way home from California. You can imagine how excited I was when an AC-9 caught and passed us while I watched through the right rear wi... (more)
Impressive DM&IR Yellowstone 229 underwent a major cosmetic restoration in late 2011 and is shown here on New Year's Eve. The 229 is one of three Missabe 2-8-8-4s that are preserved (227 in Dulut... (more)
2-8-8-4 223 at Two Harbors waits for its next assignment.
A rainy day drives me inside to climb up into one of three Missabe Yellowstones in and around the Twin Ports.
A young boy sits in the engineers seat and sticks his head slightly out the window to imagine what it must have been like to run one of the largest steam locomotives ever built, the DM&IR Yellowst... (more)
Baldwin EM-1 Yellowstone 2-8-8-4 in Painesville, OH. My dad took this picture on the B&0 Fairport Harbor to Warren branch near the NKP crossing.
This line has was abandoned in the early 1980s ... (more)
The City of Proctor recently repainted Yellowstone 225 and caboose C-200 (the prototype extended vision caboose International Car in 1952). Just off Highway 2 on the south side of town.