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By:SDfourD Photography
Dates:7/20/2008 - 7/2/2008
Album Info:BNSF's ex BN Yard in Minneapolis/Fridley hosts the WC Transfer,SOO,UP, and Amtrak.
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NS 6806
Title:  NS 6806
Description:  A very fresh SD60M trails on the NTWBRC this morning.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:30:53 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  NS 6806(SD60M)
Views:  312   Comments: 0
BNSF 1590
Title:  BNSF 1590
Description:  A pair of BN's on the Saint Cloud Local this morning.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:31:55 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 1590(GP28P)
Views:  213   Comments: 0
BNSF 2107
Title:  BNSF 2107
Description:  This will be the lead unit this morning.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:32:46 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2107(GP38-2)
Views:  197   Comments: 0
BNSF 2107
Title:  BNSF 2107
Description:  A classic scene of BN Green with the historic Saint Anthony Parkway bridge overhead. How much longer will this shot even be possible....
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:34:11 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2107(GP38-2)
Views:  175   Comments: 0
BNSF 2107
Title:  BNSF 2107
Description:  At times it still looks like the old days, if you forget that there are patches and the SD40-2 is now a remote....
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:34:57 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2107(GP38-2) BNSF 6332(SD40-2)
Views:  316   Comments: 0
BNSF 3017
Title:  BNSF 3017
Description:  A Geep 40 awaits its next job in the shop area.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:35:54 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 3017(GP40M)
Views:  211   Comments: 0
BNSF 4708
Title:  BNSF 4708
Description:  A pair of bonnets head a vehicle train for the West Coast through Northtown.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:36:31 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4708(C44-9W)
Views:  295   Comments: 0
M-NSINTW
Title:  M-NSINTW
Description:  The NSI has interesting power on it today, because this train usually has a pair of NS units.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:39:29 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8007(SD40-2)
Views:  150   Comments: 1
BNSF 7126
Title:  BNSF 7126
Description:  This H1 SD40-2 still looks pretty nice, not faded like most are getting.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 1:40:09 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 7126(SD40-2)
Views:  172   Comments: 1
BNSF 8054
Title:  BNSF 8054
Description:  Today was just one of those days. And after coming in the morning, I returned in the afternoon just to see whats going on, and Im quite pleased with what I found. A nice set of three Elephant SD40-2s, with a whiteface leading.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 11:02:12 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8054(SD40-2)
Views:  182   Comments: 1
BNSF 7872
Title:  BNSF 7872
Description:  With a three pack of SD40-2s departing a few minutes earlier, this was another nice consist, and this one in better light.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 11:02:33 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 7872(SD40-2)
Views:  206   Comments: 1
BNSF 7872
Title:  BNSF 7872
Description:  Another view of a pair of former BN Dash 2's.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 11:02:51 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 7872(SD40-2)
Views:  199   Comments: 2
BNSF 2374
Title:  BNSF 2374
Description:  A pair of Geeps bounce and rock down the old Northern Pacific yard, now the "T Yard" at Northtown.
Photo Date:  7/2/2008  Upload Date: 7/2/2008 11:03:37 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2374(GP38-2)
Views:  160   Comments: 0
H-NTWGAL
Title:  H-NTWGAL
Description:  Well, everything is cool in this shot, but the best unit is, you guessed it, trailing.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:09:06 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4635(C44-9W)
Views:  370   Comments: 0
CSX 8610
Title:  CSX 8610
Description:  Woot woot, keep sending them Fitties!
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:10:03 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CSX 8610(SD50-2)
Views:  217   Comments: 0
M-WLMNTW
Title:  M-WLMNTW
Description:  The WIlmar Northtown manifest has a very oldschool consist, once nothing short of common on these trains.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:10:43 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2330(GP38-2)
Views:  172   Comments: 1
CN 5261
Title:  CN 5261
Description:  Second unit.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:11:12 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CN 5261(SD40-2W)
Views:  280   Comments: 0
BNSF 2982
Title:  BNSF 2982
Description:  Former GP35, heavily modified by the BN in the early nineties.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:12:17 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 2982(GP39V)
Views:  158   Comments: 0
BNSF 1511
Title:  BNSF 1511
Description:  An X train departs off of the former "south runner" and onto the Main, with a train full of empty DME hoppers.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:12:56 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 1511(GP28M)
Views:  184   Comments: 1
BNSF 3167
Title:  BNSF 3167
Description:  Still looking OK, but far from its original gleam. Atleast it still has silver trucks.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:13:19 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 3167(GP50)
Views:  285   Comments: 1
SOO 6053
Title:  SOO 6053
Description:  One of the 11 on lease to the BN.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:14:03 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  SOO 6053(SD60)
Views:  142   Comments: 1
NS 6776
Title:  NS 6776
Description:  A nice looking SD60M is heading back to the shops, along with the 6718.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:14:36 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  NS 6776(SD60M)
Views:  142   Comments: 0
BNSF 6718
Title:  BNSF 6718
Description:  The Dash 2.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:14:59 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 6718(SD40-2)
Views:  171   Comments: 1
BNSF 6755
Title:  BNSF 6755
Description:  A "verrry niiice" consist glides through the plant at 35th, with one ratty NS SD70 trailing.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:15:24 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 6755(SD40-2)
Views:  214   Comments: 1
NS 2532
Title:  NS 2532
Description:  Musta' bought this paint from Wal-Mart or something......
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:15:43 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  NS 2532(SD70)
Views:  211   Comments: 1
CN 6028
Title:  CN 6028
Description:  This one is still looking pretty nice.
Photo Date:  7/4/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 4:16:03 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CN 6028(SD40-2Q)
Views:  352   Comments: 0
BNSF 833
Title:  BNSF 833
Description:  Coming up to the crew change point.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:06:36 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 833(C40-8W)
Views:  152   Comments: 1
M-ITDM
Title:  M-ITDM
Description:  The UP has one awesome assortment of power today! Two flags (one being a C40-8W) sandwich a pair of CSX Dark Future GEVO's, on their way back to Saint Paul.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:07:22 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  UP 5305(AC45CCTE)
Views:  210   Comments: 0
CSX 5433
Title:  CSX 5433
Description:  Trailing.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:08:07 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CSX 5433(ES44DC)
Views:  271   Comments: 0
CSX 5229
Title:  CSX 5229
Description:  The other CSX.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:08:31 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CSX 5229(ES44DC)
Views:  112   Comments: 0
UP 9448
Title:  UP 9448
Description:  I haven't ever seen a C40-8W with the flag before, kinda neat.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:08:56 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  UP 9448(C41-8W)
Views:  342   Comments: 0
NS 2561
Title:  NS 2561
Description:  One awesome Z Train consist cruises through 35th with a pair of rare standardized locomotives. Both of these locomotives were a custom order from NS, IC and Conrail also bought the standard cab SD70's.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:09:39 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  NS 2561(SD70)
Views:  233   Comments: 0
NS 8877
Title:  NS 8877
Description:  The second unit.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:10:19 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  NS 8877(C40-9)
Views:  143   Comments: 0
BNSF 8257
Title:  BNSF 8257
Description:  Tac empties.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:11:02 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8257(SD75M)
Views:  166   Comments: 0
BNSF 8229
Title:  BNSF 8229
Description:  Still in "Fe".
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:12:15 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 8229(SD75M)
Views:  221   Comments: 0
CSX 7378
Title:  CSX 7378
Description:  One of the four units on this Z.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:13:31 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CSX 7378(C40-8W)
Views:  162   Comments: 0
BNSF 4155
Title:  BNSF 4155
Description:  I thought it was a regular Swoosh Dash 2 before it got this close. Such a great surprise!
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:16:32 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4155(C44-9W)
Views:  169   Comments: 0
BNSF 7952!
Title:  BNSF 7952!
Description:  One of the few rebuilt so far. I used the curves filter to "lift" the darkness from the high sun, so this is why the colors are bursting all of ther place.
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:15:31 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 7952(SD40-2R)
Views:  444   Comments: 2
BNSF 7952
Title:  BNSF 7952
Description:  The SD45-2 has come to the point where rebuilding them is the smart thing to do. A close look at the beautiful 7952, complete with its builders plate!
Photo Date:  7/5/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 5:16:05 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 7952(SD40-2R)
Views:  263   Comments: 0
H-NTWKCK
Title:  H-NTWKCK
Description:  The Northtown-KCK gets underway with a new southern belle trailing.
Photo Date:  7/6/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 9:39:12 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4694(C44-9W)
Views:  187   Comments: 1
KCS 4037
Title:  KCS 4037
Description:  While I was excited to see one of these, I am still more fond of the grey.
Photo Date:  7/6/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 9:38:46 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  KCS 4037(SD70ACe)
Views:  244   Comments: 1
BNSF 1041
Title:  BNSF 1041
Description:  A Z train sprints passed the Parkway bridge with three C44-9W's for power.
Photo Date:  7/6/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 9:39:40 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 1041(C44-9W)
Views:  129   Comments: 0
H-NTWGAL
Title:  H-NTWGAL
Description:  Well well well.....The NTWGAL is having "technical difficulties", while the CP is cruisin right along with a train full of flatcars.
Photo Date:  7/6/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 9:40:05 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CEFX 103(SD9043MAC) BNSF 544(B40-8W)
Views:  314   Comments: 0
CSXT SD50-2
Title:  CSXT SD50-2
Description:  A nice addition to my roster, but I wouldn't of had to black and white it if this train had gotten out when it was supposed to, other than having air problems for 45 minutes.....
Photo Date:  7/6/2008  Upload Date: 7/6/2008 9:40:22 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CSX 8580(SD50-2)
Views:  149   Comments: 0
R916
Title:  R916
Description:  A pair of cowl's are the motors for todays WC Transfer.
Photo Date:  7/9/2008  Upload Date: 7/9/2008 8:49:47 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CN 5419(SD50F)
Views:  130   Comments: 1
BNSF 2001
Title:  BNSF 2001
Description:  Three Geeps and a pair of SD40-2s sit on the Southside of the shops in the early morning.
Photo Date:  7/9/2008  Upload Date: 7/9/2008 8:50:27 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 2001(GP38-2)
Views:  222   Comments: 1
CSXT 8582
Title:  CSXT 8582
Description:  The recently rebuilt SD50 has been given duties on the BNSF for a bit. Notice the many CSX type stickers, the Step arrow, the classic "watch your step", and the warning labels on the nose are all custom CSX. I also love the little flag by the mirror.
Photo Date:  7/9/2008  Upload Date: 7/9/2008 8:50:52 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  CSX 8582(SD50-3)
Views:  206   Comments: 0
BNSF 4640
Title:  BNSF 4640
Description:  The mismatched 4640 leads tac loads out of D1.
Photo Date:  7/9/2008  Upload Date: 7/9/2008 8:51:26 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
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Locomotives:  BNSF 4640(C44-9W)
Views:  197   Comments: 1
BNSF 8051
Title:  BNSF 8051
Description:  The class unit is accompanied by another former BN SD40-2.
Photo Date:  7/9/2008  Upload Date: 7/9/2008 8:51:55 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 8051(SD40-2) BNSF 7800(SD40-2)
Views:  206   Comments: 1
BNSF 2984
Title:  BNSF 2984
Description:  Colorful power around the shop this morning.
Photo Date:  7/9/2008  Upload Date: 7/9/2008 8:52:23 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  Alec Holmes
Categories: 
Locomotives:  BNSF 2984(GP39V)
Views:  194   Comments: 0


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