The Clinton, WI depot awaits a dismal fate in March of 1989. This depot was at the crossing of the CNW line from Chicago to Janesville and the MILW from Sturtevant to Beloit.
A minor derailment at Saunders turned into something more as the airslide hopper landed on a propane tank. The flame is from the crews burning off the propane before they try re-railing the cars.
Sometimes you get lucky. I went out to shoot a southbound CP train I knew was coming at the Amtrak depot in Sturtevant, WI. I knew Amtrak #337 was in the area and it showed up first to make its' s... (more)
One of FRVR's repainted GP9's brings a freight thru the intersection of Memorial and College in downtown Appleton, WI in December of 1992.
A pair of BN SW1200's lead a train on their branch to West Chicago in September of 1986. Although the line still serves some industries on the line, this portion has been removed.
Need a facelift? CNW 402 needs a crane and a forklift to re-rail the front truck after a minor derailment near the enginehouse in Marshalltown, IA in May of 1985.
Hard to keep track of.... The Soo Line had some interesting track work in their yard that serviced the ferry in Manitowoc, WI. In fact it took me a second look to figure out what went where in thi... (more)
Soo Line 2412 crosses the bascule bridge over the Manitowoc River in Manitowoc, WI in July of 1987. The crew was going to retrieve anything valuables from the now abandoned yard that used to serve... (more)
CWRC 1200 rests under a gantry crane in at the Miller Compressing scrapyard in Milwaukee, WI in December of 1992. The Allen Bradley clock, the largest 4 sided clock in the world at the time, says ... (more)
CNW 8042 has really dug up the gravel because of a derailment in June of 1992. The derailment occurred at the junction of CNW's Old Line and New Line in St. Francis, WI. That bent rail looks like ... (more)
CNW 6721 awaits her fate along with the rest of the Alco C628 fleet in Escanaba, MI in September of 1988. After a long, productive career on both the N&W and the C&NW, all the units would unfortun... (more)
TOFC? Tanker on flat car? GCTX 413115 rides a JTTX flatcar after a derailment in a photo taken in Caledonia, WI on the C&NW New Line in November of 1988.
Oops! Just a minor problem here. The Soo Line (ex-MILW) has derailed a few freight cars near the 6th Street Viaduct in Milwaukee in May of 1989.
Officer, stop that speeder! Speeder 8149 whizzes past the abandoned A68 tower on the C&M sub in Caledonia, WI in May of 1986.
FP7 #907 brings a commuter train thru Bayview Junction in May of 1988.