MNVA 291 Editors Pick!        
Date: 3/18/1987 Location: Saint Louis Park, MN   Map Show Saint Louis Park on a rail map Views: 926 Collection Of:   Robert Ball
Locomotives: MNVA 291(GP9)    Author:  Robert Ball
MNVA 291
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Andy Shireman General This is the old Milwaukee Road Bass Lake Yard in St. Louis Park. 6/18/2007 4:51:33 PM
Andy Shireman General This Minnesota Valley train is ready to head west on the Milwuakee Road after interchanging cars with the CNW local out of E. Minneapolis. MNVA was going to take this train out to Norowood to enter its own trackage for the run out to Moron, MN. 12/10/2007 1:18:08 AM
Andy Shireman General I meant Morton, MN in the previous post. Sorry about that! 1/18/2008 7:50:31 PM
Andy Shireman General This train will cover 30 miles on the Soo Line Ortonville Sub out to Norwood and enter its own tracks for the slow trek to Morton. 1/18/2008 7:51:06 PM
Andy Shireman General Notice that the cars lack graphitti!! They look super clean back then!! 9/9/2008 9:35:50 PM
Andy Shireman General These GP9's are Milwaukee Road in heritage. 9/9/2008 9:36:45 PM
Ron Moraca General The lead MNVA GP9 looked fantastic in its black-orange-and-silver livery back then, Robert!! What does it look like now?? 2/23/2009 4:01:02 PM
KEITH GERSHKOW General TJHE BASS LAKE YEARD WAS OUR PLAYGROUND BACK IN THE 50S AND 60S. IT WAS A GREAT AREA TO CATCH MPLS AND ST. LOUIS ACTION BESIDES WATCHING THE MILW. BUILD TRAINS FOR THE WEST COAST. YOU CAN ALSO CATCH THE RENMENT OF THE "OLYMPIC" AS IT HEADED FOR ABERDEEN SD AND MILES CITY IN MONTANA. 6/19/2010 2:14:24 AM

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