Photog Chione....from my collection.....Brookfield,WI.........The train affectionally known as "THE CANNONBALL" comes into Brookfield,WI. on the eastward main westbound as train 23......I made my ... (more)
Photog Chione....from my collection.....Milwaukee,WI.....The photo shows the Morning Hiawatha departing Milwaukee after all the head end mail contracts were lost.......this train usually had 7-10 ... (more)
Photog Chione....from my collection.......what was left of the Olympian Hiawatha readies to depart Minneapolis for Aberdeen with whats left of the passenger trains from Minneapolis west after the ... (more)
Running back to the mine with empties, PRLX 2643 leads the way inland at the half way point along the 47 mile railroad. The railroad currently has 2 PRLX units being used as loaners for two of th... (more)
At last light, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway* freight makes its way along the BNSF’s St. Paul Sub as it heads to the Dayton Bluffs Yard. Of the four locomotives, there is but one safety ... (more)
SCXY 1325 breathes a sigh of relief as the crew has just taken off, and it now has some time to relax.
DMIR 408 in charge of this T-Bird train makes it's way past Iron Jct. west wye as they travel to the plant. The beginning (or end) of the CN Iron Range sub is here at this control point.
CN 5337 makes it's way back to Proctor with these Minntac pellets. During this time of year they will reroute pellet trains to Proctor, MN to take some storage pressure off Two Harbors, MN but on... (more)
A CN intermodal heads south.
After some of the white stuff fell the day before now today it's just a plan old nice day. And a train showed up.
After a crew change in town, the Northtown to Lincoln manifest heads west out of Atwater with a 25th anniversary unit on point, and CP ACU #7001 trailing.
The east local heads west out of Grove City on its way back to Willmar with a green 60M on point.
Running south along the CN Iron Range sub having just went by the N. Biwabik signals and passing a string of veteran DMIR ore cars that are staged here for the winter. CN 2041 has 145 of the much... (more)
The Luarel, MT bound manifest heads west out of Atwater with a pretty interesting consist, most notably MRL 4312 second out.
The Willmar, MN to Northtown Yard manifest heads east through Waverly past the iconic barn.