A pair of WSOR geeps switch out the CN interchange in Ackerville.
WC GP40 no. 3012 leads two SD45s on a southbound freight between Ackerville and Rugby Jct., WI on its way to Chicago from Fond du Lac, WI. It was delayed a bit by a meet at Marsh, north of here, ... (more)
WSOR 101 leads a business train thru Ackerville on May 11, 2009. The WSOR freight working the yard was icing on the cake! This is one of the last rolls of Provia slide film I shot.
I was expecting to go north to simply catch local power, the Byron hill helper set, and common power; the last thing everyone expected was a BC Rail C40-8M to lead north.
Here it is rolling past ... (more)
Winter is my favorite time of year to visit the WSOR up north. Blue skies, fresh snow, cold temperatures and plenty of SD40's...you can't go wrong. Shortly after exiting home rails at Slinger and ... (more)
A CN oil train slows to a stop at Hillside Rd. crossing near Ackerville, WI between Slinger and Rugby Jct. The train will meet a northbound freight before continuing south.
Wisconsin Central train No. 45 smokes its way through Ackerville, Wisconsin, on the afternoon of May 19, 1995. WC just bought up a big batch of SD45s and a few other goodies from the Santa Fe, inc... (more)
A loaded grain from the WSOR bound to Helvetia, LA, on the CN, rolls south on the CN Waukesha Sub near Ackerville. The crew is going to deliver these 99 loads of beans to the CN at the Rugby Sidin... (more)
CN Q199 heads north through Ackerville, WI with a rare leading SD40-2W!
An off-time T3 thunders north on the main at Ackerville.
Barn find! CN 2416 cruises thru Ackerville, WI in September of 2014.
A loaded grain from the WSOR bound to Helvetia, LA, on the CN, swings around the curve on the CN Waukesha Sub near Ackerville. The crew is going to deliver these 99 loads of beans to the CN at the... (more)
As the snow continues to fall on an early December afternoon, this northbound red, white, and blue cowl unit splits the signals at South Ackerville with mixed freight in tow.