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Review of From the Twin Ports to the Twin Cities Vol 1 DVD

Burlington Northern Santa Fe's Hinckley Subdivision carries a variety of railroad traffic from the Twin Ports of Duluth, Minnesota and Superior, Wisconsin to the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The Hinckley Sub is an important route for commodities moving to and from the shipping ports on Lake Superior.

This line will excite you as it shows trains from owner BNSF, along with Canadian Pacific and Union Pacific. Canadian National trains traversed this route under a haulage agreement with BNSF before the end of 1998. C. Vision cameras capture many CN trains on the Hinckley Sub before they shifted to the Wisconsin Central. You will also see Milwaukee Road steam locomotive, number 261, as it pulls a BNSF Employee Special train!

View beautiful scenery and colorful locomotives such as Soo Line, Chicago & North Western and Duluth Winnipeg & Pacific, pulling trains with each identified by their symbol. You will enjoy this video as it shows non-stop action from the

Overall rating for this DVD? 5 Star Excellent
4 Star Very Good
3 Star Good
2 Star Fair
1 Star Poor

The rest is optional but appreciated.

In your opinion, how was the narration level? There was no narration.
Just enough.
Could have used more.
A little too much.
Way too much.
Narration can be turned off.

Aside from the content of the DVD, how would you rate the image quality (sharpness, camera steadiness, etc)? Poor.
A little rough around the edges.

How would you rate the VALUE of this video? Overpriced for the amount of enjoyment I got out of it.
Seemed a little high, but not too bad.
Good value.
Excellent value!

Last question. Would you recommend this DVD to others? Definitely not!
Not unless they REALLY were interested in the subject matter.
A "Must Have"!

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