Our Latest Issue
||The October 2020 (32 pages) issue contains:
- The FOBNR Freight Car(s)
Photos of our new N scale FBNX cars, along with photos and description
of a visit paid by the HO scale car to Mark Steenwyk’s Milwaukee Beer
- MRL’s 45-Series Locomotives
A description of all the SD45s and F45s, and their various model
designations (e.g., SD45-2) ever owned by the MRL. Includes an all time
roster w/ lineages and photos of selected models of various designations.
- Right of Way: BNSF’s Des Moines Subdivision
An east-to-west traversal of the subdivision from Albia to Des Moines,
Iowa, with descriptions and photos of the interesting locations along
- BN’s SD45s and SDP45s, Part 2
The dispositions of BN’s early workhorse diesel locomotives, with a
complete roster including lineage and disposition plus photos of
selected units after they left BN, including two units still preserved
in museums in Minnesota.
- 23 Years on the BN/BNSF – Jake Greeling: Oral History (Part 2 – Moving Up)
After leaving the Powder River area, promotions to division
superintendent and director positions rounded out Jake’s career.
- Right of Way: BNSF’s Peoria Subdivision Followup
A little more information and a few more historical photos about the
subdivision from our members.
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Dave Poplawski, Editor
The BN Expediter
7733 Copper Corner Drive SE
Caledonia, MI 49316
Mark Demaline, Associate Editor
The BN Expediter
29658 Schwartz Road
Westlake, OH 45145