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  1. RMRX 8012 GP40-2LW

    RMRX 8012 GP40-2LW

  2. Northshore Mining SD28

    Northshore Mining SD28

    Northshore Miining SD28 #1236 parked on the east end of Barr Yard in Riverdale, Illinois. Only 12 SD28 locomotives were manufactured by EMD back in the mid 60's, 4 went to Reserve Mining, now part of Northshore Mining.
  3. Great Sandhill B Boats

    Great Sandhill B Boats

    Its hard shooting hay bales without an ATSF Dash 7 getting in the picture. Saskatchewans newest shortline, Great Sandhills Railway is currently leasing three former BNSF B23-7s from NRE. CP GP38-2s were used prior, not surprising given that this is an old CP branchline. Back in the steam...
  4. Thunder Rail

    Thunder Rail

    Hard to believe I drove 200km to see this piece of junk. Im being sarcastic/common-sense of-course as I love it! This has to be one of the strangest units in Saskatchewan: M420R(W) ex-Maine Coast originally P&W via NREX, always #2004. The story I hear with these units is that MLW sold them...
  5. So long CN 4779

    So long CN 4779

    Wrecked and retired in 2004, this classic CN zebra widecab was stored for years in Edmonton before being sold to NRE. Pictured here on its final mainline/CN/Canadian trip. Maybe it will be fixed up and turned into a lessor? Not a lot of those units running with widecabs... Not sure why CN...
  6. Rent-a-wreck


    As these units are compassionatley reffered to on American roads. NREX 5644 is getting a ride back to Winnepeg with 5762 and 2672 after taking a shift on the Athabasca Northern.
  7. NREX 2009

    NREX 2009

    My first Green Goat - NREX 2009, 3GS21B, trailing CN 2549-5534 on 346. It's twin brother, NREX 2011 is the only Green Goat to have demonstrated on CN so far (Dec 06 CRO). Perhaps this unit is joining them? Either way, better then a GT GP38 I though I was seing again.
  8. NREX 5078

    NREX 5078

    "Another" ex-UP SD50 comes through town on lease from NREX. Pretty good lash-up too. CP 9022, the third-last "SD40-2" is behind him, one of only two SD40-2'F's in the dual flag sheme; one unit ahead is 5585, one of the oldest SD40-2's still on CP's roster. 8:41am CP 456...
  9. NREX 5081

    NREX 5081

    Facing a major power shortage, CP has decided to lease ~50 NREX SD40/SD45/SD50 derivatives from NREX, about half of which are ex-CP/SOO SD40-2's. So far only two have come through town, NREX 5081 and his twin, 5078. "Real" UP engines are regulars as well, sadly they are limited to...
  10. NREX 7483

    NREX 7483

    NREX ex-CSX C39-8 7483 and WC SD45 7525 sit in the deadline at Homewood.
  11. Mixed Power

    Mixed Power

    Lots of power at Norfolk Southern's South Yard in Roanoke, Virginia.
  12. NREX 8251

    NREX 8251

  13. More GorgeRail 2006 photos..

    More GorgeRail 2006 photos..

    Here are some more GorgeRail photos from GR 2006. Here is the U-EVEROO racing past West Maryhill. Matt and I looked at each other and decided that we would chase him east.. Matt likes high hood locomotives and I love the MRL SD45's.. Enough said!!
  14. Ex MRL SD40

    Ex MRL SD40

    An ex Montana RailLink SD40 is trailing a BNSF frieght at NorthTown.
  15. NREX 6403 ATSF SD45

    NREX 6403 ATSF SD45

    NREX 6403 with just a slight patch job on its original ASTSF blue and yellow paint at Bayside Yard Everett WA May 2005.
  16. NREX  SD40T-2

    NREX SD40T-2

    A long nose ex-SP SD40T-2 joins the NREX fleet. NREX 8386 awaits assignment at Delta Yard Everett WA Feb 17 2006.
  17. NREX 8386 ex-SP SD40T-2

    NREX 8386 ex-SP SD40T-2

    A leased ex-SP unit with a half decent original paint job. NREX 8386 awaits assignment at BNSF Delta Yard in Everett WA Feb. 17 2006.
  18. NREX 5825-6406 ex-CP Rail

    NREX 5825-6406 ex-CP Rail

    A pair of NREX ex-CP Rail SD40-2\'s spliced between a pair of FURX ex-BNSF SD40-2\'s on the EVEPAS departing Everett WA.
  19. FUR Power

    FUR Power

    Leased power is quite numerous on the BNSF these days as the EVEPAS departs Delta Yard up the SeaLine with 2 FURX and 2 NREX and 3 BNSF geeps hauling about a 100 cars of boxcar traffic.
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