G63 sits outside of Arlington, as the crew works on pulling in the wings of the spreader.
The 3pm Stinson has cut off their drag and heads for the end of the railroad where the engineer will change ends and head back through a clear alley so that they can begin switching the transfer t... (more)
Probably the coldest Ive ever been in May. The Soo Line pulls the largest freight car in North America, the Schnabel< out of Port Terminal and on towards Stinson Yard. It was snowing! Notice the B... (more)
0700 CP Duluth Job switches out Azcon Scrap in very havy fog.
Pea Soup fog blankets the harbors as the 0700 CP Duluth job appears out of nowhere like a ghost, and goes to retrieve the cars they left on the downhill grade.
Soo 4426 waits in the clear with a sister while a pair of GP40s exit the Whitebox Elevator complex after delivering a cut of cars. Downtwon Duluth is in the distance.
The train crew goes about their business of spotting 113 grain loads at the Whitebox elevator while the General Mills elevator A and the city of Duluth provide a nice backround. Note one of Duluth... (more)
The Ford Hauler highballs the diamonds where the UP crosses the CP, and begins it's trek out to the plant.
The Ford Hauler rolls through a residential neighborhood, passing a FoMoCo product and one of Ford's foreign competitions on the way to the plant.
The Ford Hauler crosses Bay Street in the City of Saint Paul, while passing two Ford's parked along the curb. With the recent rumor of the Twin Cities Ford Plant to be shut down, it was a given th... (more)
The afternoon job heads for Stinson with a drag out of Duluth. At one time there was a yard and roundhouse here.
Some hours after it was last seen, SOO 4426 is still sitting on the Mars spur. However the cars attached to it have been removed by the other unit on the Mars job, which will soon come back and pi... (more)
A local to the Mars Candy plant sits dead on the line, under an approaching layer of menacing storm clouds.
Soo Line 4426 crosses over NE Buchanan St. on it's way back to Pig's Eye Yard in St. Paul.
A CP transfer heads down the Belt Railway of Chicago bound for BRC's Clearing Yard.