Taconite loads from United Taconite pull into the yard at Proctor having come full circle from where they left earlier in the day which is still visible two tracks over to the right from where the... (more)
A temperature inversion at sunrise has trapped steam rising off freshly baked taconite pellets at CN's former DM&IR yard at Proctor, Minnesota. A trio of Missabe tunnel motors will head north for ... (more)
Intermodal L10 meets helper set N65 at old Canguera sation.
Drone Shot - Nashville's historic Engine #576 took it's first journey in 65 years by rail, NC&STL #576 on display in front of Nashville Union Station along with CSX #576 (NC&STL Sticker on the nos... (more)
A brace of EMD GP38-2's bring Georgia Northeasterns northbound train to Tate across I-75 on a cold winter morning. CLC #3810 is back on home rails as it was built for the L&N in June 1971.
Southbound BNSF intermodal QLACAUG, with JB Hunt containers led by BNSF Railway engines 7371 and 3799, travels over the Mississippi River on the Frisco Bridge into downtown Memphis on BNSF main 2.... (more)
Power cutoff from a Southbound train(right) at Ellendale is at the site of northbound stalled in snow to pull it back to Ellendale and open the Spine Line. The 8394 is ready to couple to the stu... (more)
Milwaukee Road 3030 West approaches the big tunnel under the Bitterroot Mountains. The railroad later renumbered the lead EMD to 160. Apparently this freight was light enough to forego a lead Litt... (more)
Unusual double traction of these ex-DB locomotives.
The Louisiana Worlds Fair Daylight highballs Grass Lake siding on the Shasta Route. Former Great Northern observation "Appekunny Mountain" looked right at home on the rear, as its big w... (more)
Snow falls and darkness approaches as trains and crews shuffle around the CN yard at Proctor, MN
Minnesota - A Union Pacific northbound became stuck in a drift south of Ellendale, MN and rescue engine also became snowbound. The crews were extracted by emergency personnel. Late on 2/26 Hulch... (more)
"The Laurentian" lifts out of CPR's Westmount Station as it begins its trip to New York City.