Monday, April 14, 2014

April 14, 2014: Winners and Losers

A BNSF grain hopper rolling beneath the long abandoned Milwaukee Road trestle at Lombard, Montana nicely illustrates the winner and the loser of northern transcontinental railroading.

1 comment:

Bryce Lee said...

AS I recall was it not a contractor's back hoe that removed part of the MILW
bridge at that location many years prior? Still a sad desolate location as much as your photograph from the day previous. In this day and age one wonders what was the need/attraction oftrack in those desolate locations other than the route to the Pacific, so to speak,