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Welcome to Great Northern Railway Page!
My name is Lindsay Korst.

I have been a big fan of James Jerome Hill's Great Northern Railway
from an early age.  The black & white photo from October 1960 is my
brother Mark, me and my Dad watching the Empire Builder emerge
from the north portal of the Seattle tunnel. That's also me trying on
my new GN conductor's hat a little more recently.

Rocky lives!  If you know where to look, there are still traces
of the old Great Northern Railway to be admired.  Here we find
GN #1147, an F-8 class 2-8-0 steam locomotive reposing in
Wenatchee's City Park.

It's time to revisit Stevens Pass and enjoy those orange BNSF
monsters lugging tonnage over the mountains.   CLICK HERE or
on the steam engine above to read about my recent train-spotting
expedition.



More Obscure Train Movies is a continuation of my Obscure Train Movies blog.


Obscure Train Movies features 140+ train-themed movies!

Visit Mark Meyer's Empire Builder blog!


Join Friends of BNSF Railway!


GN and NP photo archives online!


Check out Ben Ringnalda's St. Nicholas Mountain restoration website!


 
Visit the Great Northern Railway Historical Society website!


Check out the online GN Discussion List!
 

Visit Ben Ringnalda's wonderful Great Northern Empire website!

 Great Northern Goat fans have visited since April 16, 2002.

Last Update: May 11, 2020.