MILW cow and calf set 695A and B get some support form F7B 69B at the hump at Pigs Eye Yard, St. Paul, MN back in March 1973. It would appear that tonnage was increased to the point where the TR4A... (more)
MILW 101A brings a freight thru Rondout, IL in February of 1973. This unit has been saved and is on display at Cresco, IA. Bob Ferge Kodachrome from my collection.
East meets west at Beverly, WA. Here the westbound radio controlled slave units approach the eastbound power. These units like two of the lead units have not been repainted/lettered with the large... (more)
East meets west at Beverly, WA. Two Milwaukee Road freights meet at the east end of Beverly siding. The eastbound train features Bicentenniel no. 156 mid-consist. A couple of the trailing westboun... (more)
After cutting out a couple of six-axle EMDs at Tacoma Junction, Milwaukee Road 2060 West departs. The catenary above the train is no longer in service.
MILW GP9 301 and caboose 991905 are parked at Sumner near the depot. this equipment worked the valley between Sumner and Black River Jct., south of Seattle on joint UP-MILW trackage. This included... (more)
A couple of veteran cupola caboose's on the east end of B'Ville's caboose track with a yard caboose made out of an old steam locomotive tender and a road caboose. I remember having that re-painted... (more)
Brand new U30C locomotives have arrived from Erie,PA. and are being taken down to the West Yard for weighing after being serviced with all fuel/water/sand and lubricants and all appliances that th... (more)
One of the Schenectady rebuilds sits on the engine track at the Lacrosse round House. When I was firing or running passenger I'd always hang out at the round house before train time.....Lacrosse w... (more)
Milwaukee Road U25B No. 5007 sits outside the Tacoma Shops coupled to sister unit 5006.
On a quiet afternoon, a big Milwaukee Road Little Joe sits without a sound in the locomotive shad at Avery. Note the line connected to one of the big electric's hoses.
Are you lost? MILW 28 and 29 bring a coal train thru Belton on the CNW south of Butler Yard in January of 1985. The CNW line west to Waukesha diverges here.
MILW 126A creeps past the unique smashboards in Plymouth, WI in April of 1974. The boards guard the crossing of the MILW and the CNW. Chuck Porter photo from my collection.
MILW 117C leads a quartet of F's up Lake Hill in Milwaukee, WI in March of 1973. Bob Ferge photo from my collection.
Engineer George Rodenbeck highballs Sprint train 214 out of Portage on its mile a minute run to Chicago.