Welcome to Great Northern Railway Page! My name is
I have been a big fan of James
Hill's Great Northern Railway
from an early age. The black & white
photo from October 1960 is my
Mark, me and my Dad
watching the Empire
portal of the Seattle tunnel. That's
also me trying on
my new GN conductor's
a little more recently.
All decked out with the stars and stripes is Great Northern
at a city park in Wenatchee, Washington. Still looking
years after she was constructed, GN's Class F-8 2-8-0 reposes in
CLICK HERE to read about my annual railfan trip on
Pass with Scott Tanner, or on the #1147 above. USA! USA!
Obscure Train Movies
features over 100 movies and growing!
Visit Mark Meyer's
Empire Builder blog!
Join Friends of BNSF Railway!
GN and NP photo archives online!
Check out Ben Ringnalda's
Mountain restoration website!
Visit the Great
Northern Railway Historical Society website!
Check out the online GN
Visit Ben Ringnalda's wonderful
Great Northern Empire website!
Northern Goat fans have visited since April 16, 2002.
Last Update: July 7, 2019