Blue hour descends on BNSF's former Northern Pacific Rices Point yard in Duluth after a nice dusting of snow earlier in the day. A pair of switchers work cars as the wind picks up and the temperat... (more)
A nice looking pair of EMD end-cab switchers handle a train to West Duluth. Trailing 3411 is former Frisco MP15 3702.
A pair of BNSF switchers head west to pull a tank car at Tate & Lyle in western Duluth.
A odd pairing but certainly colorful. The Cargill unit (CRGX 570) was heading to Moose Jaw and is a former PC SD40.
It is hard to believe that BNSF has only 25 or so of these classic end-cab EMD switchers left in service. Here a SW1500 and MP15 arrive in Superior to pick up a cut of cars for Duluth. Tight indus... (more)
The Mill Job pulls eastward past the Cottonwood Switch to reverse on the main line to the Neche switch and head up the spur.
Remote control BNSF 3411 pulls high for another cut.