The Plow Special makes it way South across the Muskegon River toward Grand Rapids.
Today is a good day to stay clear of the crossing as the GMTX 2635 shoves through.
On it's way out of Manistee, Marquette Rail's Plow Extra rolls through BB's Curve at 10mph. Engineer Linus Starring has the throttle of Marquette Rail's GMTX 2635.
The Lake Superior Railroad Museum's ex-Soo Line GP30 runs light engine up the north shore of Lake Superior clearing the line prior to an empty coal train arriving for winter storage.
There is no doubt that Soo 700 did its share of pilot plowing along the former DSS&A in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, but this time the classic GP30 is plowing lake enhanced snowfall on the north sh... (more)
Due to recent heavy snow NSM called out their unique looking former Reserve Mining spreader to plow the mainline. Here the plow extra nears Silver Bay.
CP dispatched a plow to clear out Pigseye Yard in St. Paul today. The area was blanketed with snow Friday into Saturday dumping over a foot and a half.
On Valentine's Day 2001 WC operated a plow extra north along the Superior Subdivision to Superior. Not much snow as the extra neared the Twin Ports but they had obviously encountered some driftin... (more)
NW 475 pulls west a few yards to get a running start at another drift.
Plow Extra 5843 South with CP Jordan Spreader 402883, clears snow drifts on the Lacolle Sub.
MMA Plow Extra with plow VB 151 is stopped at the KI sub switch while the conductor Kevin Herbest cleans the switch so the train can head to Derby.
The Day After: The first winter storm of 2010 to strike New England has finally lifted on Jan. 4, and the regions railroads countinue to clean up after the weekend long storm. Pan Am Railways sent... (more)
With thick snow fog and running at 10 MPH there not kicking the snow up, Just a wake. At the time I was disappointed but like it now.
MM&A Plow Extra 2006 crosses the Yamaska River as it departs Farnham Yard for its journey north to St-Rosalie Jct