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.
Used to be, I'd go out in search of SD40-2 in specific paint. Now, I go out in search of SD40-2. Period. Thankfully, many of them are finding new lives with new assignments, in this case an att... (more)
A pair of ex-BN SD60M sit with other units of mingled ancestry, including the rotary snowplow in the very background.
An assortment of interesting items, including rotary snowplow 972551.
Return of the Fall Colors trip to Boylston and back on the final, joyous sprint into Minneapolis Junction.
A former BN GP39-2 and a heavily graffitied shoving platform work the Grove Yard with a few ex SOU boxcars in tow. In the foreground are a few of the many SD75's (and C44-9W's) that make up the st... (more)
An outbound Northstar commuter zips past the deadline at Northtown, which is full of BNSF and Santa Fe SD75s.
Heritage 1 SD40-2 1804 snakes its way back into the Northtown Yard.
BNSF 1821, an SD40-2, shoves hard on a cut of cars at Northtown Yard.
A classic "White Face" SD40-2 switches cars at the Northtown Yard in Minneapolis.
A H4 SD40-2 trims the bowl at Northtown.