A former BN SD60M trails a power move entering Northtown Yard.
"Dagny Taggart" (ex-NYC "Singing Brook") is on the rear of a local sitting amoungst the sidelined & stored in Northtown. The units have been moved over from where they had bee... (more)
You can still count on yard jobs & locals for classic models. This former SD45-2 carbody lives on, reclassed as SD40-2R.
Almost that time again....
A former BN SD40-2 switches Northtown Yard in Minneapolis. Note the C&S lettering bleeding through above the numberboards.
A BNSF mixed freight comes into BNSF's yard in Northtown, Minnesota. Locomotives:BNSF 5228 C44-9WBNSF 5264 C44-9W
An autorack train and light power set move about in BNSF's Northtown Yard near the General Mills elevator. Buried among the power pictured is the Great Northern SD45 and a BNSF rotary plow. more)
A light power move of three BNSF GE's, all in different paint schemes, leaves Northtown Yard to wye the power. Locomotives:BNSF 4836 C44-9WBNSF 7231 ES44DCBNSF 711 C44-9W
An ex BN caboose sits in the sun in BNSF's Northtown Yard in Minneapolis. With the windows plated over, this caboose is now only used as a shoving platform.
Transfer job out of Northtown.
Train-length shot of the two "Tier 4" demos pulling the daily Superior freight into the yard.
The crew aboard EMDX demonstrator 1603 is cutting off a portion of their train in the receiving yard after arriving in Northtown. The two SD70ACeP4-T4 locomotives that wear BNSF paint have been a... (more)
Northtown offered a quick rundown of new & old EMD models today, as the new Tier 4 SD70's roll in around the corner, these older sisters await their fate.
With lettering reading "The Next Generation of Progress", EMDX 1603-1604 guide the daily Superior train into the Twin Cities. The pair have been turning between the two points on this j... (more)
Night falls on BNSF's Northtown Yard, located just outside the city of Minneapolis.