Belvedere Local pulls a single car for Rock Valley Chemicals on a remnant of the C & NW KD line along the Rock River. The KD, Kenosha Division, once extend to Kenosha, Wisconsin.
It was hard work for the people and the technology!
Xrot 9213 together with bernina-crocodile in action
A lot of snow was falling on this day; so that the trains need a plow in front!
Snow Blower - EMD's version of the common snow blower. Not quite a Toro, T4's lead unit does its best to clear State Hwy 59, of the previous nights snowfall... Get ready to get wet!
Really digging in! The westbound Flanger set makes a pass west back to Truckee before descending down the hill east to Roseville.
After a hefty mid-winter snowstorm, a pair of veteran SOO SD60's and their train 2-491 have the honors of clearing the way. At 40 mph, the snow ridge doesn't stand a chance
Even the smallest drift can produce a spectacular impact between plow and snow drift...
The plow extra passes the deadline at Mount Elgin as it continues south to Tillsonburg.
The snow flies and Engineer Max Casias watches intently as he makes another plunge into the deep snow drift, much as the DRGW might have cleared the line 60 years ago. It took five or six such pl... (more)