On the evening before pulling a 8 car ballast train for a photo freight shoot, Minnesota Transportation Museum locomotive 6234 dressed in Burlington Northern Railroad livery sits on the house trac... (more)
MNTX (BN) SD9 #6234 with the "Pumpkin Express" after switching cars for the weekend.
The Minnesota Transportation Museums train comes back to Saint Paul as its seen coming through Saint Anthony Village with a nice looking BN SD9 leading the way. To be honest, I wish the SDP40 was... (more)
The Minnesota Transportation Museums train comes back to Saint Paul as its seen coming on the Foley Wye with quite an interesting lashup. Behind the 6234 is the Soo 559 and a former GN SDP40.
Standing atop MTM's GP7 this is the view one gets of Jackson Street's turntable and roundhouse. With the days work coming to an end, the employees of Jackson Street are now looking forward to thei... (more)
Osceola & St. Croix Valley's BN 6234 takes the 2:00 train from Dresser back to Osceola. This unit was busy all day taking people to and from the Dresser Depot at half an hour intervals.
A classic engine with a classic backdrop. While its not a BN SD9 anymore, without the SOO geep back there and the MNTX on the nose, this could be from 30 years ago. The Osceola trainsets are being... (more)
First Revenue Run in new BN paint scheme. MNTX 6234 is ready to make its first revenue run of the season from the Osceola, WI depot. Both MNTX 6234 and MNTX GP7 559 pulled the train today. ... (more)
It is the first day of the season for the Osceola and St Croix Valley Railway and we're about ready to pull 6234 up to the station for its first revenue run with its new paint. If you look at it ... (more)
Its the last weekend for passenger service to Dresser this year. We ran a dozen trains through town [six round trips] in one day, more than the town would normally see in a week. 6234 is definit... (more)
Last weekend of the operating season and we have 6234 with a GN boxcar at the station. Soon the SD9 will be on its way to Horicon and WSOR's paint shop for a new coat of BN green...
Getting ready for the move to Osceola, MNTX 559 and 6234 keep NP 105 company in the shops tonight in a scene that won't be seen again till next fall when the road units return... It was the 100th... (more)
SD9 6234 pulls around its train for another trip...
Engineer's control stand on MNTX SD9 6234 - originally C&S SD9 839 to BN 839 to BN 6234 to BNSF 6234. C&S 839 was among the last SD9s built in 1959. BNSF donated the 6234 to MTM in October 2003.
Former BN 6234 now owned by the Minnesota Transportation Museum.