Stopped for repairs just west of Elmira,MO......
As planned, the H97 began its trip by waiting for the 8762 in Forada, then, with a warrant to MP 214 (AKA WSS Detroit Lakes) they were off.
Just north of Alex, they pass over the channel between ... (more)
It's a three way meet at Franklin Park. G39, with UP power, slowly makes its way out of the yard, while a former Milwaukee Road GP40 backs into the yard, On one of the mains, CP 498 awaits its sig... (more)
A ballast empty heads east near Osceola on the CN Dresser Sub. In a few weeks, these ballast trains will be sharing the tracks with the Osceola and St. Croix Valley Railway museum trains.
Beer or candy? A truck arrives at the Brach Candy Factory, while Soo 2016 shoves a cut of hoppers down to the Malt Company for loading.
The Milwaukee Road lives! Soo Line 2016 heads G77 up Wall Street with cars from Bay State.
SOO 2016 and SOO 4450 rest across from the depot as CP 9636 pulls in for a crew change with eastbound grain loads.
One would have a hard time replicating this paint scheme. Many miles and many sunsets 2016 has seen.
Two bandits lead the second 498 through Belgrade. Fog and below freezing temperatures have coated everything in the area with a nice layer of frost.
The heritage shows through on the 2016!
a pretty colourful lash-up! MILW, SOO, CPR