At track speed EMDX 762 heads westward. Look carefully down grade and you will see the historic Great Northern Depot and some center beam cars sitting on the siding next to the main line.
An eastbound grain train with what is normally coal power kicks up a fresh 6 inches of snow as it breezes through Fisher late in the day.
Four EMDs lead Clay Boswell coal empties through Taft on one of the warmest days so far in 2007.
Empty Clay Boswell coal keeps the main through Hillsboro at track speed with a nice quartet of EMD power. These empties are meeting loads in the hole behind me.
High priority merchandise heads east through the snowy landscape on it's way to the Belt Railway of Chicago.
EMD 9070 and sibling take a loaded coal train over the frozen Partridge River in Aldrich.
3% of the Oakway fleet lead empty coal out of the yard in Grand Forks for a run down the Hillsboro Sub on this pleasant Sunday afternoon. EMDX 9047 must be the Mr. T version with its gold nose ch... (more)
BNSF's Drayton Local comes under UND's "Hamster Tube" just before re-entering the Grand Forks yard.
An 8-car Mayville Local has just entered track 22 at the west end of the Grand Forks yard and will be proceeding to the former roundhouse, where the locomotives will be detached and stored for ano... (more)
Cab Shot of the GM London Plant switcher that has been sent in for work and might have been sold to the company repairing it.
Four shades of Cascade Green run behind EMD blue as five Geeps thrust M-GFDNTW east through Lake Park.
Shortly after sunrise, an eastbound manifest pounds through the town of Casselton and past the Northern Pacific depot.
A coal empty with 3 Oakway SD60's pulls out of the siding after meeting a coal load.
EMD 9034 leads Clay Boswell empties out of Grand Forks as the sun begins to set on a beautiful December day.