Train 632 roars down the main as it passes through the small town of Dakota, MN with a trio of ICE SD40-2s. Thankfully the sun popped out for literally seconds, giving us the light we had been wan... (more)
The CPs Humboldt to Northtown Transfer rolls over Saint Anthony Parkway in NE Mpls as it comes over one of the few bridges that still had full Soo Line lettering on it. Since this shot, the 'Soo'... (more)
A massive 60 car Belt Job eases down grade toward Park Jct and back to the Commercials home base to call it a day. See my RR videos @ www.youtube.com/user/SD457500
Not one, or two, but three Oakway SD60s roar through Saint Anthony and under Raymond Ave as they lead the H-GFDBRC. My videos can be see at: http://www.youtube.com/user/sd457500
Minnesota Transportation Museum's annual power and equipment move from Osceola to Jackson St rolls though Cardigan ahead of L517. Thankfully, the sun came out just long enough to lite the power an... (more)
Well, here it is! EMD's newest locomotive on the Market, I was one of the first people to see it after it was unveiled at CPs Humboldt Yard. The thing that sets this unit apart from other ACes i... (more)
An amazing lashup rolls by with SEVEN GP60Bs trailing on the V-CHCTAC. I wonder where those GP60Bs are going, anyone know?
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Aftermath view of a derailment that took out both mains and a bridge on BNSF's busy Staples Sub early in the morning. It will be a few days until this line is open and running again.
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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!
CP 491 roars west with a solid set of Soo units for power and a Soo SD60M in the lead.
DME 6200 works its way upgrade at Farmers Park with a train of empty ethanol tankers.
The 6341 and five other units come up to Saint Louis Park with only minutes of sunlight left before the day is done. What a leader to see in 2011
The Minnesota Transportation Museums train comes back to Saint Paul as its seen coming through Saint Anthony Village with a nice looking BN SD9 leading the way. To be honest, I wish the SDP40 was... (more)
The Minnesota Transportation Museums train comes back to Saint Paul as its seen coming on the Foley Wye with quite an interesting lashup. Behind the 6234 is the Soo 559 and a former GN SDP40.