The MRS transfer with lots of "suds" descends the east approach to the MacAuthur Bridge as it heads to Alton and Southern's Gateway yard.
Switching in St. Louis. Date is approximate.
MRS switch unit sitting at MRS facility St Louis
a MRS switch job working the brewery yard in St Louis
A scene that can't be repeated today shows the "Manny" running south down 2nd street with a single boxcar in tow.
Back in the days when the MRS still hauled beer in RBL boxcars out of the St. Louis brewery.The #251 handles a single load from the underground facility where the beer was loaded.
"End of a St. Louis Railroad Icon" Sept 30th was the final day of the "manny" as local railfans call it.Starting in the 1890's the MRS has served the Anheuser Busch Brewery and industries along 2n... (more)
Good Bye MRS, You will be missed! Today, September 30th, is the last day for the Manufacturers Railway. For almost 120 years this railroad has been shoving cars up to the Anhueser Busch Bre... (more)
Doing what they have done for years, The Manufacturers Railway serving the AB/In Brewery.Here is the 252 shoving barley up to the malt house.
Running down Dorcas Street after spotting the Malt House.
MRS running across Broadway after working the Malt House at AB/InBevs St. Louis Brewery.A scene that will soon disappear with a new operator taking over shortly.
A lone Manny MP pokes out of the A&S Yard on a nice Spring morning.
MRS Job on the UP backtrack with cars from the AB/InBev Brewery .They are delivering these empty malt cars to the UP at Lesperance Street Yard .In the past MRS crossed the river and interchanged w... (more)