These SD40-2s are not having any trouble making track speed with this loaded rock train.
Soo line SD40-2 leads an eastbound CP freight through Camp Douglas on the former Milwaukee Road mainline. The gravel to the right once housed the westbound main. Just beyond that is the old C&NW m... (more)
NS 2524 heads East on CP.
If in the 1980s you had visited the Milwaukee's mainline, the Dash-2s leading fast, frequent trains might reasonably have convinced you it was a healthy company.
CP 470 holds the siding at Camp Douglas to fix a sticking brake and to let Amtrak 8 pass.
The Chicago bound Empire Builder highballs through Camp Douglas, WI.
A westbound Canadian Pacific freight train led by just a single unit flies through Camp Douglas, Wisconsin underneath Target Bluff.
Colorful lash-ups like this 276 are all over the CP system. One just needs to know where to look. The burly SOO 6059 lead the August 18th edition of 276 across Wisconsin.
Nice to see the SD60 leading!
A nice catch: SOO 6052, SOO 6047, MRL 265. At daybreak this train was into La Crosse with the SOO 6052, SOO 6047, SOO 6043. They set out the 6043 and added the MRL 265.
Another DM&E detour heads east on the CP destined for Chicago. The train is entering Camp Douglas.
Empty Unit Coke Train heading to Roseport, MN. I finally got this trio in good light after months of watching them go by on cloudy, dark days. In this image, the train is heading north through C... (more)
After meeting the hot westbound train CP 199, the loaded coal train to Columbia Power Plant eases out of the siding at Camp Douglas East.