The guys that ran this operation were all ex-MILW guys as were most of their locomotives.
We're are stopped at the Watertown depot taking water with their water(garden)hose on our lead unit. It appears our other unit is an F7B sooooo not much power for a 100 car train. It took 1 hour t... (more)
Four mile curve four miles east of Watertown,WI..
After hiring out firing in the 60's and promoted to Engineer 1970 I didn't spend much time with caboose's. I did like to ride in them when deadheading but they probably were the most un-safe RR eq... (more)
We're on the eastward track heading west while the Ford train passes on the westward track...both train are on the wheel house curve(Milwaukee Road terminology)as the wheel shop of the now closed ... (more)
The old engine at the ACL offices is starting to get overgrown......eventually it will end up at Wilmington,NC. where the ACL headquarters used to be.