A nice green duo led by BNSF 2176 haul a relatively long South Local off the east leg of the wye to the Hillsboro Sub and east toward the yard on a pleasant afternoon. Learn more at Railroad: BNSF RailwayLocomotive: EMD GP38ACLocation: Grand Forks, North Dakota, USALocomotive #: BNSF 2176Train ID: L-TWI8061Photo Date: September 09, 2008
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South local returns to Grand Forks.
South Local picks up the final set of cars to take back to Grand Forks after the passing of M-GFDNTW.
South Local drops off a set of cars on the Hillsboro Siding.
Daily Hillsboro local comes off the Hillsboro Sub and into the yard following closely behind the M-NTWGFD after waiting for a track maintenance crew to finish working in yard.
The South Local with a pair of EMDX leasers creeps south through Hillsboro with a long train to take the siding and clear the main for M-GFDNTW.
The South Local waits patiently on the siding at American Crystal Sugar (Redco). He had to wait for two southbounds and a northbound to go by before continuing his work.
The usual suspects lead the South Local away from the yard and towards a full day of switching cars.