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  1. MNCR 2021 FL9

    MNCR 2021 FL9

  2. MNCR 2021 FL9

    MNCR 2021 FL9

  3. BNSF 2310 GP38-2

    BNSF 2310 GP38-2

  4. BNSF Z train at Missoula, MT

    BNSF Z train at Missoula, MT

    BNSF C44-9W 4387 leads a Westbound Z train detouring through Missoula, Montana over the MRL. The train was detouring due to the floods in North Dakota.
  5. Doing What It Does Best

    Doing What It Does Best

    LORAM RG302 grinding away on the MRL 4th Sub near Thompson Falls,MT
  6. Mount Rainer

    Mount Rainer

    A south-bound BNSF Garbage train makes its way over Bridge 14 on the Seattle Subdivision. View full size, it looks much better.
  7. The Station Board Says It All!

    The Station Board Says It All!

    Ex Northern Pacific Depot Paradise,MT.Now An MRL Section House/Yard Office.For Railfans,the Station Board Says It All.
  8. Dependable Sentinel

    Dependable Sentinel

    MRL(Montana Rail Link)bungalow at West Plains,MT controlling the westbound control signals for the Plains siding and main,and the west end switch on the Plains siding.Also appears to be a radio link for the MRL Dispatcher.Wife and I had dinner in Plains but we had to hit this spot on the way...
  9. Powder River Basin Bound

    Powder River Basin Bound

    BNSF 8850 leads an eastbound empty Unit Coal Train thru Thompson Falls,MT.It departed Centralia,WA headed for the Powder River coal fields for another load for the Centralia Steam Plant.The train is moving on the Thompson Falls siding after a westbound revenue freight passed.
  10. Crossing the Clark Fork River #2

    Crossing the Clark Fork River #2

    MRL 4308 leads the loaded MRL morning Gas Train across the Clark Fork on the MRL 4th Sub at Paradise,MT as it heads for Pipeline,MT
  11. Rolling Through Dixon,MT

    Rolling Through Dixon,MT

    With MRL 382 on the point,the empty MRL morning Gas Train passes thru Dixon,MT on the MRL 10th sub headed for Missoula,MT
  12. The local from Paradise

    The local from Paradise

    Heading east from Eddy, MT MRL's Paradise Local heads back towards Paradise 10-27-08 with just one car.
  13. MRL 382 East

    MRL 382 East

    MRL's eastbound gas local just west of Eddy, MT is headed back to Missoula 10-27-08 with units 382/4308.
  14. Sun Mountain Lumber

    Sun Mountain Lumber

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

    Lionhead logo

    The Washington Corp.'s "lionhead" logo is clearly visible on a MRL SD45 at Garrison.
  16. 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.
  17. CP with SOO markings

    CP with SOO markings

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

    MRL "ACE's" at Garrison

    MRL SD70ACe's #4301 & #4202 at Garrison
  19. #4302 @ Garrison

    #4302 @ Garrison

    MRL SD70ACe 34302 rests momentairly while its crew throw a switch in back of the train.
  20. MRL #4302

    MRL #4302

    SD70ACe #4302 at Garrison. 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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