Conrail 6710 brings westbound autoracks thru the s curve in New Carlisle, IN in January of 1998. This view is from the cemetery adjacent to the tracks.
ELS 300 switches the stone dock in Escanaba, MI in August of 1984. I believe this facility is no longer used.
You can tell from this photo what the SS Badger was intended to do, haul railcars. Unfortunately, that wasn't the case in August of 1983. She would only load autos and trucks from the dock in Milw... (more)
A rare good news story involving a depot..... A Soo Line Rail Detector truck sits in front of the Sturtevant, WI depot in July of 1986. Originally a MILW depot, it is still being used as an Amtrak... (more)
CNW's Oak Creek, WI depot is unused and in disrepair in September of 1986. Located on CNW's Old Line (the Milwaukee-Chicago passenger mainline), this was a busy location at one time with several l... (more)
ATSF Kodachrome 5814 brings a train thru Strong City, KS in June of 1989.
AT&SF Argentine Yard, June 1989.
The DM&IR ore docks in Duluth, MN are busy switching cars and loading the Edward Ryerson. The docks take on a completely different look at night, as shown in this photo from October of 1993.
The one and only.... CNW's one-of-a-kind SD-Cat #6000 leads a train across the Manitowoc River bridge in Manitowoc, WI in February of 1988. While the weather was not the greatest, chasing a rare b... (more)
Ready for the invasion? I've seen a lot of unusual MOW vehicles, but this is certainly one of the most unusual. The E&LS painted up this ex-military 6x6 in their GN inspired scheme, see here at th... (more)
Rare bird. Soo Line 6405 (ex-KCS 627), a fairly rare SD40A, meets SD40-2 778 at Hoffman Ave. in St. Paul, MN in October of 1992.
The MILW Somers, WI depot is looking pretty bad in the April, 1987 photo. Somers was on the C&M division between Milwaukee and Chicago. The depot was torn down not long after this photo was taken.
UP 3985 rounds the curve at at Saint Francis, WI as it heads to Butler in August of 2002. A couple of locals watch it go by.
In a scene all too familiar, CNW's Oconto, WI depot sits derelict and abandoned in June of 1997. Despite efforts to save the depot, it was torn down shortly after this photo was taken. This is the... (more)
Soo Line 2403 has left the mainline and is heading for Jones Island in Milwaukee, WI in June of 1993.