A recently rebuild ex. BN SD40-2 rolls northward towards its train in Vancouver yard. The uni-brow on top of the cab is apparently a setup for both PTC and a pair of air conditioners, though that ... (more)
Former Cascade green 1779 moves to tie down in Vancouver. This unit was recently rebuilt this year and spots some unusual number boards that i've yet to see on any other unit.
I figured something green would be appropriate for today.
The Green is good on this matched couple of Burlington Northern SD40-2s leading the daily Lake Yard Transfer. The train will switch a cut of cars out before proceeding over the Willamette to Willb... (more)
SD40-2 time in Vancouver. With two still wearing cascade green and a number of Burlington Northern grain hoppers, the BN looks well represented still in the Pacific North West after twenty years.
A yard transfer is seen here heading southbound through Vancouver with two BN-painted units for power.