A CN crew waits in the cab of CN 2027 for clearance to proceed out of Proctor Yard and descend Proctor Hill to the ore dock and limestone loading facilities in Duluth's harbor. The 2027 was built ... (more)
CSX B798 sits outlawed with a pair of CSX C40-8's, they would get a recrew not long after and continue their trip south.
A trio of ore service C40-8s power a former C&NW Jordan Spreader up Steelton Hill in far western Duluth as a snowmobile passes by on a trail using an ex-Northern Pacific grade.
A pair of Canadian National Dash 8's lead a T-Bird mine shuttle of raw iron ore through Wolf, Minnesota, crossing the intersection of Highway 7 and Kane Road with a grade crossing that cuts a diag... (more)
The Fresh Paint Smell! On a brisk MLK day, I find myself the Pan Am Southern/Providence and Worcester yard in Gardner, MA to photograph the “latest and greatest” from Pan Am. Here we see Pan Am tr... (more)
CN 2028 pushes its way up the CN Iron Range Sub breaking trail for the 592 axels following behind.
The wind is blowing, the temperature is falling and the snow is deep as evident by CN 2028 pushing its way along the CN Iron Range Sub as they run north from Two Harbors for a date with the west l... (more)
CN 2111 leads a ore train through Iron Junction.
I am not sure whats more classic; the DP or the dish? Fairlight, SK - Montreal Monterm, PQ grain loads depart Armstrong
NS 67R approaches Rock Island Junction with CN 2113 leading. The drawbridges in the background are old NYC and PRR. From here the 67R will get onto the BRC and will head to the CN to run west.
And just like that, here comes 2020 roaring towards you. CN 2020 notches up to climb the grade into Fairbanks, MN (M.P. 31.9 along the CN Iron Range Sub)on the way back to Two Harbors, MN nearing ... (more)
A trio of Dash 8's running north on the CN Iron Range Sub coming back from Two Harbors, MN to load more taconite pellets.
A trio of Dash 8's and loads from the Minorca mine sit on the siding at the south end of the CN Virginia yard waiting for some aid to fix a faulty wiper blade.
The heavy wet snow has tapered off a bit as CN 2010 makes the return trip back to Two Harbors, MN.