Mid America Rail Car Leasing (MRLX) EMD FP9 No. 6304 dressed in spiffy Southern Pacific black widow colors rests in the small yard at Marshall, Washington, on May 15, 2010, while working for Washi... (more)
Mid America Rail Car Leasing (MRLX) EMD FP9 painted in classy Southern Pacific black widow colors rests in the small yard at Marshall, Washington, on May 15, 2010, while working for Washington & I... (more)
At the time, WIR would run south out of Marshall on day one, work the south end with two jobs on day two, then combine and run back north on day three. This is day three, with a good size train h... (more)
I've had a few "For The Books" chases in my lifetime thus far, and this was one of them. Didn't know it was gonna happen, didn't think it was gonna be this good (and would be too long f... (more)
On the nose! After her day out on the rails, the '04 is coupled to the '16 and shut down for the day.
6304 is passing the static steam locomotive, just out of camera range, at Scenic Six Park.
All Aboard! The first passenger train on the Palouse in decades loads its final passengers in Plaza before departing to Marshall. In the background, the W&I has WIR 20 standing by just in c... (more)
The last trip down the line Looking down the end of the line, only a few thousand track feet to the end of the former Pullman-Colfax line. Coming to a halt, the FP9 becomes the final locomo... (more)
A first since Amtrak was born! All cleaned and polished, the 04' leads The Washington & Idaho VIP passenger special between Plaza and Marshall, making it the first passenger train on the li... (more)
Washington & Idaho Railway's "Logger" is nearing its journey's end for the day.
Just another day on the WIR!