USAX 7404 waits for a new owner as it rests in the yard in Jones Island in Milwaukee, WI in September of 2005. This GE 45 tonner was built in August of 1942 and stationed at the Watertown Arsenal ... (more)
MILW 174 roars thru Rondout, IL with an eastbound freight in May of 1985.
Wash me! FRVR 4304 and 2 of its mates are in desperate need of a bath as they make a pick-up in CNW's Butler, WI yard in July of 1989.
SP 267 leads an all-rail train on WC tracks as it rolls thru Rugby Jct. WI in May of 1997.
A quintet of geeps, led by CCP 1749, make a glorious sound as they bring a coal train thru Carnarvon, IA in August of 1994.
UP 951 leads a passenger excursion past a waiting coal train, led by BN 5129, at Willis KS in August of 1994. I remember it was a brutally hot day and we never turned the car off so the A/C could ... (more)
C&O 5250 switches the carferry Badger at their dock on Jones Island in Milwaukee, WI in April of 1975. Russ Porter Kodachrome from my collection.
The engineer on LSM #46 keeps an eye on the ROW as it slowly trundles along the St. Louis River south of Duluth, MN in July of 2000. Despite being the smaller of the two museums in Duluth, it is w... (more)
Are you lost? DMIR 144 leads an empty ore train on CNW's Adam's Line at Sussex, WI in March of 1974. The bridge is the crossing of Soo Line's mainline to Chicago. Russ Porter Kodachrome from my co... (more)
MILW 362 is about to hammer the Soo Line crossing at Duplainville, WI in February of 1984. The tower and the Milwaukee Road are gone but this is still one of the busiest crossings in Wisconsin, no... (more)
CNW 6831 brings a freight past CNW's distinctive semaphores in St. Francis, WI in July of 1986.
Freshly painted Soo Line box cars are nearly ready for revenue service in Shops Yard in September of 1983.
CNW 1535 and FM H16-66 1678 depart the North Fond Du Lac yard in April of 1972. Bob Ferge Kodachrome from my collection.
MKT 192 brings a freight thru Fort Worth, TX in April of 1986. Fran Wiener Kodachrome from my collection.
Amtrak #349 leads train #8, The Empire Builder, past the Pleasant Prairie power plant in August of 1989. The power plant closed this year and will likely be torn down, eradicating this view in the... (more)