John L Mathis

RailroadPhotography

Montana Rail Link Gallery

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BNSF 4309 leads a run through grain train past the MRL semaphores at Donlon, Montana on July 4th 2005. MRL 204 east of Missoula assisted by F45's 390 and 392 - July 5, 2005. MRL SD70ACe helpers 4300, 4313 and 4302 cross Skyline Trestle while drifting down Mullan Pass, MT on July 26, 2006. BNSF 4904 is the sole power for this special at Mullan Pass, MT on July 29, 2006. BNSF 7760 on MRL's Mullan Pass - 7-30-2006.

 

MRL Mullan Tunnel with BNSF 7760 entering at far end. BNSF 7760 exiting MRL's Mullan Tunnel on 7-30-2006 MRL 4302 - Mullan Tunnel - 7-30-2006. MRL 4307 and 4303 end of train helpers exit Mullan Tunnel on July 30, 2006. MRL 4302 at Elliston, MT on July 30, 3006.

 

MRL 327 descending at West Austin MT 7-29-2006 MRL 113 returns along the Clark Fork to Paradise, MT on 7-28-2006 BNSF 8052 climbs the west side of Mullan Pass on the MRL near W. Austin on July 30, 2006. BNSF 673 with an MRL run through climbing Bozeman Pass on July 25, 2006. BNSF 9285 with an MRL run through coal train near Thompson Falls, MT on 7-27-2006.

 

MRL 4300 helper set approaches Blossburg, MT on July 26, 2006. MRL 4311 and its helper set push their train up the Mullan Pass grade toward Austin, MT on July 30, 2006. MRL 204 east of Missoula, MT on July 5, 2007. BNSF 960 heads up the west slope of Bozeman Pass, MT on July 25, 2006. MRL 4308 shoves eastward on Bozeman Pass, MT on July 25, 2006.

 

Got Power? MRL 4310 leads quite a bit of power down the Mullan Pass grade at West Austin, MT on July 27, 2008. MRL 4307 at Blossburg, MT on July 26, 2006. BNSF 6390 exits the Mullan Tunnel at Blossburg, Montana on July 30, 2006.