Mar 5 BN Tribute ex-NP updates
It just dawned on me that I should be announcing my BN Tribute updates with NP content on this Blog.  So why not?  Here are the last three: BN GP9 1725   ex-NP 287.  Rare photo of MRL 1725 included here.  … Continue reading →
Dec 20 BN F7A 746 (ex-NP 6017D)
This is a slide scan of BN 746 at Galesburg, IL 8-28-71 taken by Carl Nelson, from my collection. Research shows BN F7A 746 was built as Northern Pacific 6017D in June of 1951. My notes say I first saw … Continue reading →
Nov 10 The NP depot at Dickinson, ND
The top goal on my Montana/North Dakota trip of last September was to get to Dickinson, ND and photograph the former Northern Pacific depot there.  Though I had been to Dickinson a few times in the past, I had never … Continue reading →
Aug 22 West Nelson Siding Road comparison
Here is a comparison I have been contemplating doing for some time now.  The location is West Nelson Siding Road between Easton and Cle Elum, WA at railroad milepost 35.4  (Easton is MP 38.0)  On I-90 this is Exit 74 … Continue reading →
Aug 17 Tacoma, Washington is #1
As the title says, Tacoma is #1 At least for being the first named location on the 1964 NP record album for the “Shake Hands with the Eastern Crowd” song. With that in mind on Sunday 7-24-16 I headed down … Continue reading →
Jun 14 Steilacoom, WA depot
This Blog post has been waiting to get written for some time but am finally getting to it now.  Early in the year some discussion on a forum came up that the ex-NP depot at Steilacoom, WA on the Seattle-Portland … Continue reading →
Jun 7 October 12, 2015 – Finding NP on the MRL
Last October I made a week long trip to the MRL and photographed some “NP” I have not posted yet.  These are photos from 10-12-15 taken between Paradise and Clinton, MT. Any trip through Paradise, MT is not complete without … Con...
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