RailPictures.Net Photo: MILW 261 Milwaukee Road Steam 4-8-4 at Glencoe, Minnesota by John West
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» Milwaukee Road (more..)
» Steam 4-8-4 (more..)
» Twin Cities and Western, Armstrong Ave crossing (more..)
» Glencoe, Minnesota, USA (more..)
» May 11, 2008
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» MILW 261 (more..)
» Unknown
» John West (more..)
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I like this image because it looks to me to be a believable recreation of the past. The mulltiple tracks, industry, car spotted on the siding, crossing, perhaps even the rather mundane composition lend it a sense of authenticity.....as if I wandered down to trackside back in the 50's. But actually it is 10:36 a.m. May 11, 2008. And perhaps the engine is a bit too shiny for the real thing. A Pete Lerro photo special. Nice to hear that the 261 will be back in service soon.
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