CN 3823 leads an intermodal down Byron Hill. The horses appeared to have been photo shy today.
The helper set returns going north down Byron Hill after shoving A446 up the grade.
CN A446 struggles up Byron hill with brand new ES44AC #3910 leading. The helper set was on the rear giving the train extra help up the grade.
CN 2263 provides DPU support for a northbound grain train at Byron, WI. Byron hill is the ruling grade southbound between Fond Du Lac, WI and Chicago, but this northbound train is more concerned a... (more)
CN 8941 begins its descent of Byron hill with a grain train, heading north toward North Fond Du Lac yard from Chicago. The single lead unit is being supported by a rear DPU.
CN 2263 brings up the rear of a train of covered hoppers descending Byron Hill on its way into North Fond Du Lac's Shops Yard.
CN 8941 goes into dynamic braking as its train begins the descent of Byron Hill south of Fond Du Lac, WI. The train is a lengthy string of grain cars, and GE CN 2263 will be on the rear as a DPU h... (more)
CN Tier 4 no. 3060 gets some help from two UP EMDs as it reaches the top of Byron Hill south of Fond Du Lac, WI with a lengthy southbound manifest freight in typical Wisconsin November weather.
CN 2027 crawls up Byron Hill just after leaving Shops yard Fond du Lac, WI with GTW 5931 and IC 6203 attached on the rear as helpers.
WC 6505 is about to duck under Hwy F as it crests Byron Hill in August of 1992. This scene, located south of Fond Du Lac , WI has changed dramatically since this slide was taken. CN has replaced t... (more)
The afternoon Byron Hill shover power, 5000 HP of the EMD variety and 1 of the actual Horse variety, run down the hill back toward Shops Yard in North Fond du Lac to await their next assignment.
CN M342 heads south at Byron.
EJ&E 656 and IC 6202 help CN M342 up Byron Hill.
In a scene that looks vastly different today, WC F45 6654 crests Byron Hill with a southbound freight. This line is now CN and double tracked. Helpers however, are still sometimes used p the hill.
Today's Byron Hill shover power is a classic pair of EMDs, with BLE 910 quite a ways from home.
Typically a mainstay in Pennsylvania, the 910 spent a few weeks in Wisconsin to serve on this ass... (more)