BN 6117, former GN 590, and GN caboose X303 park on the main track just east of Hwy. 65 at Mora, MN. The crew of the Brook Park turn, which originated in St. Cloud, MN, are having their traditiona... (more)
GN 2505 sits in the snow outside the Harrison St. roundhouse in Minneapolis in early January 1970. In about 60 days it will become a part of Burlington Northern, renumbered as BN 5405.
DWP GP38-2s nos. 5853 and 5850 head into downtown Duluth with a transfer from their West Duluth yard. These units replaced aging RS-11s, and by year end will no longer serve Duluth at all. A new y... (more)
DWP GP38-2s nos. 5850 and 5853 work the west end of their yard in West Duluth, located below I-35 on the hillside above Lake Superior. These units came from GTW and were originally built for the R... (more)
DWP caboose no. 53100 is a former New York Central bay window caboose acquired second hand as business increased in the 1980s. Shown here at their West Duluth yard.
A rear view of CP 4208 shows the unique look of the MLW built C424 locos. This is not the original look as headlights, number board and class lights have been changed from factory delivery. The po... (more)
CP C424s nos. 4225 and 4208 take a breather at Soo Line's Bensenville, IL after arriving from Toronto with freight from eastern Canada. These units and the larger 6 axle MLWs were common visitors... (more)
CN 3035 rolls southeast at Metcalf Rd. north of Stone Lake, WI with 598 axles of manifest freight headed for Chicago from Superior, WI. This former SOO mainline threads through the north woods of ... (more)
CN 5457 leads a local based out of Stone Lake, WI north at Metcalf Rd. on its way to interchange traffic with Wisconsin Great Northern at Hayward Jct., about 8 miles north of here. The train handl... (more)
CN 3803 leads an oil train south at Metcalf Rd. near Stone Lake, WI on a beautiful November day. Temperatures reached to 70s for several days, following a record snowfall in October in northern Wi... (more)
CN SD50F no. 5450 leads a trio of former CN SD40s, now GCFX leasers, across the Fraser River at Cisco, BC. The bridge also goes over the CP main, just behind the camera location.
Near the end of a sunny below zero early January day in 1970, GN U25B (later version with a double windshield) catches the last rays of sunshine as well as the sunset of its career on Great Northe... (more)
CP 5564 leads a vehicle train west near MP 108 on Milwaukee Road's one time mainline en route to the Twin Cities from Chicago.
DWP was experiencing traffic growth in the ealry 1980s and needed more cabooses. One example was a former GN St. Cloud shops caboose, DWP 53102, acquired from BN, shown at West Duluth, MN.
Former CN SD40s now on lease from GCFX leasing, lettered GEC Asthom, roll an eastbound CN freight along the Thompson River on CP trackage in September 2001.