A 5-pack of TCW engines bring a manifest train towards Saint Paul, MN.
A quiet Sunday afternoon in Glencoe finds a GP30C basking in the late afternoon sun.
Soo 4102 was destroyed in February 1996 when a runaway BNSF freight slammed into St. Paul Yard. Here its hulk sits at Shoreham later that year awaiting disposition.
Power for our passenger special awaits a crew to switch out the train. Taken on railroad property with permission.
TC&W waits its turn to head towards CP Pig Eye Yard.
TC&W waits on a Northstar Commuter at Minneapolis Junction.
Soo 4301,6617 roll a passenger special along the Mississippi.
This GP30C was struggling with a heavy train as they approached the ethanol plant in Winthrop, running long hood forward.
Just after departing Shoreham Yard, #4302 crosses a side channel of the Mississippi River onto Nicollet Island.
Three Maroon and Gold units manuever the once busy CNW yard. We found a lot of ancient remnants around this foot bridge, including a sign indicating that a grade crossing was no longer in service ... (more)