RailPictures.Net Photo: MILW 261 Milwaukee Road Steam 4-8-4 at Franklin Park, Illinois by Chris Zygmunt
 
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Milwaukee Road (more..)
Steam 4-8-4 (more..)
B-12 tower (more..)
Franklin Park, Illinois, USA (more..)
May, 1994
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MILW 261 (more..)
Unknown
Chris Zygmunt (more..)
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An attempt to put the 261 through some tight curves on the Wisconsin Central caused to rails to start turning over. You can see the rails are at an angle. Crews were frantic, but engineer stopped the engine on a dime as soon as he heard the rails pop.
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