BN 1592, a GP28P, and BN 2820, a GP39M, are the local power at Rochelle, IL two and a half weeks after the BNSF merger (9/22/95). The three white face units look fresh and clean, giving no indicat... (more)
The Monticello Local is returning to Northtown as it passes the grain elevator and bins at University Avenue that are in the process of being razed.
Fresh from rebuilding, 1594 leads BN train 836 between Superior and Northtown (Minneapolis). Passing on the right is 836's counterpart, 835.
Well a 800 mile trip from Iowa to shoot the rotary snow plow and the 1st day this wasn't the only shot I had hope to have. Due to crew situations Monday's rotary didn't produce much to shoot. Here... (more)
Unit train of railroad ties prepares to stop at Grand Crossing.
Spring has not yet sprung in this area where both track and telephone poles stretch to the horizon. Thank goodness for BN green and a few pine trees, I can hardly wait for winter to get over.