MILW 171 starts its' assault on Lake Hill on Milwaukee's south side in March of 1985. The location was known as barking dog 2 for a dog that would always be barking if you were nearby.
A lonely CNW ore car sits in the Escanaba, MI yard in August of 1984. If only this car could talk.....
Soo Line 2412 leads a Lake States train under Hwy 32 near Kiel, WI in July of 1987.
Amtrak 332 leads the California Zephyr past the Burlington, IA depot under the watchful eye of CB&Q steam engine 3003 in September of 1993. This whole are was underwater just a few weeks earlier f... (more)
Amtrak 399 leads a Baby Builder past Puetz Road in Oak Creek, WI in January of 1993. I think this train originated in the Twin Cities due to issues further west.
CNW 411 has a faux commuter train in tow at the Illinois RR Museum in October of 2009.
CNW 6835 bring a loaded ore train thru Little Lake, MI in May of 1988. The Mining Journal paper box gives a hint as to what industries are in the U.P. of Michigan. Unfortunately, the closing of Th... (more)
Scenic Rails Dining's Rivers Edge brings up the rear of the SRD dinner train in Germantown, WI in April of 1989. This train ran on WSOR tracks north of Milwaukee and had some of the best food in t... (more)
Soo Line 751 is crossing 1st Street as it switches the yard in Marquette, IA in September of 1993. The view is from the HWY 18 bridge that crosses the Mississippi River.
CNW 4705 switches cars near Hoffman Avenue in the waning light of a beautiful day in October of 1992.
CNW 6818 passes the Merrillan, WI depot in May of 1992 while a trio of GBW Alco's do some switching in the background.
FRVR 2401 slows to switch Eden, WI in April of 1990.
CP 5510, a straight SD40, is crossing the Ottawa River near Dorion, Quebec in May of 1988.
Soo Line 789 is crossing the BN at Tower MJ in Superior, WI in May of 1986.
CNW 4368 ducks under the signal bridge at St. Francis, WI in August of 1984. The train is returning from downtown Milwaukee and Jones Island and is on CNW's old passenger mainline. This scene look... (more)