Some aged UP power is illuminated by the full moon
A pair of light units roll back to Pokegama Yard after assisting M-347 up Steelton Hill in far western Duluth. A beautiful winter day to spend some time ice fishing on the St. Louis River. The six... (more)
The slo helper pool has been hosting some classic end power.
Helpers await their next call on this chilly december night.
Old power, new face.
The rain has stopped and a heavy mist sets over San Luis. With lack of sun these past few weeks, i took the opportunity to photograph the new set of helper power. Since storing or selling the UP s... (more)
NS 3427 is the lead locomotive of a four-pack of helpers moving about the Cresson Engine Terminal just before 9PM. The flashers of the Arch St. crossing are reflected in the side windows of the SD... (more)
A group of photographers gather as an eastbound W&LE ore train crosses the Peters Creek valley. Units 3049 and 4025 are doing the honors as mid train helpers.
A pair of 40Es lend a helping hand to this eastbound freight, working upgrade at MP 253.
A blue & black helper set gets ready to shove another westbound over the mountain.
A pair of SD45-2s head back to Altoona while a westbound hopper train works upgrade.
A three unit helper set shoves a 58 car unit grain train from Green Spring, WV to Pilgrams Pride in Moorefield, WV.
IC 6203 and 6204 shove on the rear of a long empty potash train headed up the Superior Sub out of Duluth.
POW! Normally assigned to ore service, this IC SD40-3 is today working a helper job out of Pokegama en route to assist A-438 at Adolph (Proctor).