Three Twin Cities & Western Railroad units layover in Hopkins awaiting their next assignment. TC&W operates over this former Milwaukee Road mainline. The paved trail to the left used to be Minne... (more)
TCWR #2301 and 4 other sisters idle away as a BNSF intermodal glides past on Main 1.
After shoving their train in at Dunn, the TC&W runs light power down R5 and will head over to the swamp tracks to get their pick up. The hump has just cleared the lead on R4, and is almost finishe... (more)
TCW's "SY Turn" rolls down the hill and through the Westminister Tunnel on BNSF's Saint Paul Subdivision.
Fog hangs just above the Mississippi River and buildings of downtown Saint Paul as a Twin Cities and Western train heads for CP's Saint Paul Yard.
Three GP's have 92 cars under control cruising down Shortline Hill, passing the classic Griswold crossings that are due to be replaced soon.
Getting east before the Empire Builder, Twin Cities & Western's daily St. Paul Turn takes the Merriam Park sub. over Snelling Ave. in order to descend down into downtown St. Paul. Today's train is... (more)
A lengthy Twin Cities & Western train led by five Geeps passes beneath Dayton's Bluff as it heads for CP's Saint Paul Yard on a picture perfect summer morning.
First train of our morning is the Twin Cities & Western transfer. Five units are tugging hard on the long train as they work their way to CP's Pigs Eye Yard.
The daily TC&W STP turn waits for a new crew at Carol Ave before heading west again. Trailing behind the power are 94 cars, good sized train for the TC&W!
TCWR's new GP39-2's are notched out as they try to gain speed towards downtown Saint Paul. The CP has been storing cars in the siding to the right for sometime now.
TC&W's recently acquired GP39-2's make a set out at Western Avenue for the UP. The units are ex. Kennecott Copper units. Notice the high fuel tank and chopped cab.