Finally after a summer of not catching the elusive local west out of Chippewa Falls, my son Rob and I lucked into it while shooting a few fall color photos near Wheeler, WI. We got ahead of the ea... (more)
CN SD60 5410 and GECX ET44AC 2035 head east on the Albreda Sub with train M348.
A Canadian National EMD SD50 leads a mixed freight north out of CN's Harrison Yard southwest of downtown Memphis.
CN 568 charges towards South Fairlane
CN 5410, CN 5698 (SD75I), and ex IC 2494 (C40-8W), gave us a fun early evening chase. We caught up to them for the last time at Slater's Road crossing, among piles of rail ties and spike buckets.
A mixed freighter, led by CN 5410, heads toward the Vivian Road crossing after dropping off a load of empties - under an early evening moon.
Many neat old train relics still stand on CN's Bala sub.
CN 5410 moves on after dropping off a load of empties on the way back to MacMillan yard. Behind the lead locomotive is CN 5698 (SD75I), ex IC 2494 (C40-8W), and a colorful mix of tankers, boxcars... (more)