Three rebuilt SD40s being a loaded coal train around the curve at MP 19 on BNSF's Lee Ranch Sub. The Escalante Western Railroad operates over the line, bringing coal from Lee Ranch Mine to a power... (more)
A new GE leads train 290 across the Mississippi River heading from Glenwood to St. Paul.
A westbound Milwaukee Road "dead freight" emerges from Tunnel 18 near Nimrod during the last summer of Milwaukee Road operations on the Pacific Extension.
A brace of F-units lead a southbound train up Nerstrand Hill on the former Chicago Great Western main line from St. Paul to Oelwein, Iowa. This line is now abandoned.
Amtrak's eastbound Empire Builder is running late at the Great Northern Station. It is led by four F-units, two in GN colors and two repainted for Amtrak. The lead unit is an ex-Great Northern F3 ... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Empire Builder waits at the Great Northern Station in Minneapolis as a work crew cleans snow from switches before departure.
Amtrak's Empire Builder crosses the Stone Arch Bridge over the Mississippi River departing Minneapolis. The bridge is now part of a hiking/biking trail.
Soo train 75 passes the Cardigan Jct. depot en route to Shoreham Yard in Minneapolis. Cardigan Jct. is the junction between the Soo Line routes to Minneapolis and St. Paul. The F's and the depot a... (more)
A Little Joe leads a westbound Milwaukee Road freight out of the Deer Lodge Yard in June 1974, just a few days before the end of electric operations.
BNSF Z train heads east out of St. Paul passing Dayton's Bluff en route to Chicago.
FPA's in A-B-B formation head south through Anita en route from the Grand Canyon to Williams, AZ,
Two Bloomer Line GP10s head north with a turn for Cullom, IL wearing the Chinese red colors of the old CB&Q.
CNW/UP 1995 heads north on the former Rock Island Spine Line passing the Faribault RI passenger depot, now a restaurant.
CNW/UP 1995 makes its first visit to the Twin Cities heading onto BNSF rails at Westminster en route to Valley Park yard in Shakopee.
MILW 261 makes a photo run at the abandoned station of Augusta, MN on the Twin Cities & Western. Note the all-Milwaukee Road painted consist.