Best known for their SD45s, MRL operated a number of SD45-2s including this former Clinchfield unit leading a helper set on the point of a BN train at West Livingston.
On this summer day in 2002 the sounds of classic EMD 645's echoed through the mountains as MRL SD45-2 306 leads this westbound over Skyline Trestle on its climb up Mullan Pass. Third in the consis... (more)
MRL Helper #1 with an electic mix of six axle EMD power meets the #841 local at Muir siding.The #841 is returning to Livingston while the Helpers are pushing BNSF train HKCKPAS over the pass.
MRL SD45-2 306 & SD70ACe 4308 on the empty Gas Local dropping down Evaro Hill approaching Missoula, MT.
MRL SD45-2 306 & SD70ACe 4308 on the empty Gas Local crossing the Jocko River in Arlee, MT.
Shoving a westbound intermodal up the east slope of Mullan Pass
Missoula to Laurel local heads east across former Northern Pacific built trestle.