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    MRL SD45-2 #311 Fan Blades

    Hey all, I'm new here and I'm looking for a good image of MRL SD45-2 #311 fans on the top to figure out how many blades each fan has and what the grills over them look like, I'm rebuilding my Athearn Genesis MRL SD45-2 into a prototypically accurate model being upgraded to my Proto 87 fleet of...
  2. We Have Light

    We Have Light

    Westbound Empire Builder pops out of shed 10 at Java, MT
  3. BNSF 5479 West

    BNSF 5479 West

    Westbound BNSF coal train makes it's way over the bridge at St. Regis, Montana
  4. BNSF 4775 at Flathead Tunnel

    BNSF 4775 at Flathead Tunnel

    BNSF C44-9W 4775 leads an Eastbound Z train around a curve before entering the 7 mile long Flathead Tunnel's West portal in western Montana.
  5. BNSF 1104 at Java

    BNSF 1104 at Java

    BNSF C44-9W 1104 leads an Eastbound Z train across the bridge over the Middle Fork of the Flathead River and Java Creek at Java, Montana.
  6. St Regis, MT

    St Regis, MT

    WB BNSF 644 mixed freight towers down the Montana Rail Link line at St Regis, MT
  7. Amtrak Empire Builder

    Amtrak Empire Builder

    A shortened Empire Builder passes through Grizzly, Montana on its way East. Due to the flooding in North Dakota, the train was running between Seattle, Washington and Havre, Montana, being reversed in Havre, and retuning West that same afternoon.
  8. Whitefish Montana

    Whitefish Montana

    As the Empire Builder #8/#28 eastbound for Chicago, makes a station stop at Whitefish Montana,the sun is just rising above the mountains of Glacier National Park. A mega grain train is waiting along side the Builder for the light to head west and Rocky watchs the action as he looks on.
  9. snow squall

    snow squall

    MRL helpers push a grain train westbound thru a late spring snow squll in south central Montana up toward the mountains.
  10. Not too far from home

    Not too far from home

    CP engines 3101 and 3062 move BNSF hoppers around an industry. This was taken adjacent to CP's Montana Junction to Sweetgrass, where the cars probably came from in the first place. All in all, the cars do not have to go very far at all.
  11. Nocturnal Freight

    Nocturnal Freight

    BNSF's M-LAUSWE makes its nocturnal passage through Stanford, MT on a warm August evening.
  12. montana rail link

    montana rail link

    montana rail link at paradise montana
  13. Grain train from a car

    Grain train from a car

    View of a BNSF grain train on Montana's highline frm a car on Highway 2
  14. Helena Depot

    Helena Depot

    The clock tower on the Helena Depot serves as a reminder of when passenger trains served almost every town & city in America. The depot currently houses the local MRL offices.
  15. Sun Mountain Lumber

    Sun Mountain Lumber

    A centerbeam car at Garrison laded with stacks of wood from Sun Mountain Lumber in Deer Lodge, Mt
  16. Lionhead logo

    Lionhead logo

    The Washington Corp.'s "lionhead" logo is clearly visible on a MRL SD45 at Garrison.
  17. Under the Overpass

    Under the Overpass

    2 MRL SD70ACe's, #4301 & #4302, push a string of cars under a highway overpass into a siding at Garrison.
  18. CP with SOO markings

    CP with SOO markings

    A CP grain hopper with SOO markings under the "CP Rail" logo
  19. MRL "ACE's" at Garrison

    MRL "ACE's" at Garrison

    MRL SD70ACe's #4301 & #4202 at Garrison
  20. #4302 @ Garrison

    #4302 @ Garrison

    MRL SD70ACe 34302 rests momentairly while its crew throw a switch in back of the train. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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