Montana Rail Link’s train No. 840, the Helena local, heads into Lombard, Montana, on the afternoon of June 19, 2014, powered by a matching set of EMD SD40-2XRs (rebuilt SD40s), Nos. 262 and 263.
Montana Rail Link’s Helena local follows the Missouri River into Lombard Canyon east of Toston, Montana, on June 29, 2016.
On the pristine morning of June 26, 2015, Montana Rail Link’s Helena local curves along the Missouri River at Lombard, Montana, powered by two MRL EMD SD70ACes.
Montana Rail Link’s 840 local departs Logan, Montana, for a trip to Three Forks and Sappington on MRL’s Fifth Subdivision on September 12, 2011. The train is powered by a matching pair of SD40s—No... (more)
At 8:36 p.m. on June 28, 2016, some of the last sunlight of the day lights up the tracks of Montana Rail Link through Lombard, Montana, illuminating a glowing six-car Helena local approaching the ... (more)
Late in the day of June 29, 2016, Montana Rail Link’s Helena local rumbles through Lombard Canyon, Montana, with seven cars for Helena yard. This is probably the last time I will ever photograph a... (more)
Montana Rail Link’s Helena local travels along the Missouri River through Lombard, Montana, on June 22, 2015.
Powered by two EMD SD70ACes, Montana Rail Link’s 840 local passes by the abandoned Milwaukee Road Pacific Extension bridge over the Missouri River and is about to cross Sixteen Mile Creek at Lomba... (more)
Montana Rail Link’s 840 (Helena local) heads westbound along the Missouri River in Lombard Canyon east of Toston, Montana, on June 24, 2015. Two big EMD SD70ACes power the short train.
A beautiful morning greets Montana Rail Link’s Helena local as it curves through Lombard, Montana, on June 26, 2015. Two EMD SD70ACes power the train past the abandoned Milwaukee Road Pacific Exte... (more)
A trio of EMD SD40 types including a rare SDP40 #290 enter the north end of Lombard Canyon with a 840 local.
A trio of EMD SD40 types including a rare SDP40 #290 slow to work the town of Townsend, Montana.
A trio of EMD SD40 types including a rare SDP40 #290 lead the 840 local after sunrise near East Helena bound for Logan where it will interchange with the 844 local and return.
MRL's 840 local (Helena to Logan) enters Lombard Canyon along the Missouri River with two ACe's for power.
Montana Rail Link’s Helena local heads eastbound through Lombard Canyon west of Lombard, Montana, on September 21, 2009. Powering the 840 is the usual pair of SD40-2XRs (rebuilt EMD SD40s)—Nos. 25... (more)