A T-Bird train of taconite rock passes a parked CN freight along the CN Missabe Sub.
It's minus 25 below zero and the sun is not quite above the trees yet but a road crossing provides enough of a clearing to illuminate the head end of this T-Bird train as it makes it's way south f... (more)
Passing under the former DWP mainline at Munger, MN, DMIR 402 is on the home stretch of it's trip to Proctor yard with taconite pellets from Minnesota's Iron Range.
CN 2407 leads a short version of CN 401 (just 43 cars in tow) underneath an endangered signal bridge at Turcot West.
Shortly after leaving the yard at Proctor, DMIR 403 races north at track speed up the Missabe Sub. with a string of ore behind them heading to United Taconite to load.
Everyone likes a mystery and this unlabeled Bob Ferge Kodachrome from my collection fits the bill. After a little digging and showing it to friends, it appears to be the Super Continental at Oba, ... (more)
DMIR 403 shoves back to it's train of empty taconite cars to tie on and head north for loading at Cliffs Natural Resources owned United Taconite, BLE 900 and DMIR 211 pull cars and shove cars in ... (more)
Under clears skies and cold temperatures, it was smooth sailing on the approximately 75 mile trip from Minnesota's Iron Range down to the entrance into Proctor Yard with 138 cars of taconite pell... (more)
With the tail end of the 138 car train still rattling the old Missabe era steel bridge over the Cloquet river, this U-711 pellet train continues it's trip south towards Proctor, MN.
On a well below zero morning, a loaded taconite train is about a half hour into it's trip from the U.S. Steel Minntac taconite plant to the yard at Proctor, MN with 138 cars of steaming pellets in... (more)
A CN mixed freight passes the former GNR station in New Westminster heading towards the Fraser River bridge, while two "ALRT Mark 1" trains pass by on Vancouver's automated-driverless me... (more)
CN 2552 leads Q149 west through Park Forest.
CN 2692 trails at the rear of a eastbound sand train in Northbrook as the DPU.
Panning a cowl, CN 2407, as they approach Passekeag, New Brunswick.
It is rare to see a northbound train through Grove City during daylight hours. But here, CN 5422 leads a northbound train of empty ore cars, bound for the docks in Conneaut, right through the mid... (more)