RailPictures.Net Photo: n/a Wisconsin & Southern Switchstand at Waterloo, Wisconsin by Ray Peacock heartlandrails.com
 
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WSOR Watertown sub MP 144.6 (more..)
Waterloo, Wisconsin, USA (more..)
March 31, 2010
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An old Milwaukee switchstand and platform is situated at the east end of an unused industry track. The platform would protect a crewman from a steep drop to riverbed below. In the distance, WSOR's L464 job is paused as the crew takes five at a local convenience store before continuing east. This line is slated for rebuild as a part of Amtrak HSR from Milwaukee-Madison. In days of yore it was a passenger secondary to the state capital for the MILW and has languished in the last 50 years.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/5.6
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 20D
  ExposureTime  1/500
  ISOSpeedRatings  100
  Flash  16
  FocalLength  20/1



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