High priority train from Northtown Yard in Minneapolis, MN, to the Belt Yard in Chicago, IL, roll along the Mississippi River south of Stoddard. Clam back waters along the Mississippi River make f... (more)
A pair of helpers, a SD70ACe and a ES44AC, head back east to pickup another train.
A coal load passes the signal for the westbound track.
A lashup more suited for a coal train, including a dual-window SD60M, roars through Buxton with a long Grand Forks to Northtown Yard manifest.
After meeting coal loads in Hillsboro, a nice duo of SD60s rolls south past the huge grain loading facility in Alton on its way toward Fargo.
Power that is typically seen on northern plains coal is up front on today's daily Grand Forks, ND - Northtown, MN manifest as it storms into Thompson. Looks like the conductor was catching up on ... (more)
Loaded Unit Grain Train from Aberdeen, SD - Belt Railway of Chicago.
BNSF 9292 leads a short (55-0) grain train down the river line on this beautiful sunny day! Since finding work have not had the time nor the nrg to get out to take photos!! But I guess this one ... (more)
BNSF 9292 8270 9270 and 9414 roll West over the Little Missouri River Bridge and by the Theodore Roosevelt National Park