RRVW train BRHA10, the Hankinson Turn, diverges off the BNSF Morris Subdivision. Utilizing BNSF trackage rights, it will serve customers on the CP all the way to Hankinson, ND.
Between Jamestown and Oakes, ND, Red River's 6th sub follows the James River Valley, and as such, crosses many times. The line was disused for the most part until the elevator in Adrian began shi... (more)
A pair of Cat rebuilt GP20C's bring 25 empties for the elevator at Adrian, ND. Here, just south of Jamestown, ND.
A pair of GP20C's in sequential order, 2052/2051, tow a string of 29 tank cars.
A quiet Sunday afternoon in Glencoe finds RRV&W and TCWR locomotives awaiting their next assignment.
The Red River Valley & Western's Hankinson Turn is hot on the heels of a southbound BNSF empty grain train as they accelerate out of Breckenridge. It will be a quick trip down to the junction wit... (more)
TCWR 20th anniversary special passenger train heads east as it passes a local tied down on the house track.
The day has finally arrived! No, not Election Day...the day I got a decent shot of the RRVW 406 leading a train! They've finished their work in Danube and head to Ruebel with 406 as their sole p... (more)
Two Caterpillar powered locomotives run westbound past a soybean field waiting to be harvested near Buffalo Lake, MN.
After waiting for BNSF to leave, the crew of this Edgeley turn begins their trek westward into North Dakota. Breckenridge is a big Great Northern town, as evident by the GN caboose sitting outside... (more)
After calling the CP Minnesota Dispatcher for clearance across the diamond, they continue their trek west to Bobcat in Gwinner.
As the sun sets on a beautiful spring day, a single Caterpillar powered GP15 chugs east out of Delhi with a string of cars loaded with corn. This former Minneapolis & St Louis line is now owned b... (more)
Two SW1200's and two dozen tank cars are headed east to Breckenridge MN on BNSF trackage rights.
After switching a couple of local industries, this set of SW1200's bring back a healthy cut of cars to RRVW's yard in Breckenridge for classification.
The westbound TC&W Ruebel Turn traverses the flat, featureless farmland between Bird Island and Olivia, MN on the former Milwaukee Road mainline.