Remembering the Manny: As seen from a passing UP local (LSE57 - DeSoto Local), MRS 257 goes about switching the Budwiser brewery yard. These cars are filled with beer being shipped nation w... (more)
Remembering the Manny: Unfortunately, this scene cannot be repeated, the engine house remains, but the Manny is just a memory now. On a sunny spring day, MRS 257 drags a cut of cars out of ... (more)
"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)
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.
MRS 257 pulls empties through the gates of the
Budwieser Plant before returning with loads.
In what is reportedly the Manufactures last month of operation MP1500 257 runs light into the Budwieser plant
to pick up some cars. The 257 was originally built for the Illinois Terminal as their... (more)
The Manufacturer's Railway pulls across Broadway Street as it pulls out of the Budweiser Brewery. The MRS will soon be sold off to a new shortline operator as Anheuser-Busch is pulling out of the ... (more)
"Soon to be a thing of the past"MRS working the AB Brewery in St. Louis.Less than 3 weeks remain for this historic railroad.Some of the MRS units have already been patched out by new owner Foster ... (more)
A SCENE THAT HAS TAKEN PLACE FOR since the 1880's, THE MANUFACTURERS RAILWAY WORKING THE AB BREWERY AT ST. LOUIS.This will all come to an end very soon, as AB/InBev has filed to discontinue its ow... (more)
The Manufacturers Railway doing Its thing, working the AB-InBev Brewery in St. Louis
Manufacturers Railway Job running down Dorcas Street after working the Malt House at Anhueser Buschs St. Louis Brewery.
MRS Job returning to the yard at the base of Arsenal Street after working the Malt House at the St. Louis AB/InBev Brewery.
Street-running in St. Louis, taking cars into the AB-InBev Brewery complex. First photo posted using my new Nikon D90 DSLR!