CNW SD40 880 (and a MP15) have made a set-out just north of St. Francis tower and will head down the Old Line to pick up some empty hoppers at the Oak Creek power plant in December of 1985. This s... (more)
CP281 with a SD60 leader, followed by a CSX Dash 8 and a FURX geep to make things interesting.
CNW 4333 is crossing the Milwaukee River after finishing switching chores in the 3rd Ward near downtown Milwaukee in April of 1984. The bridge used to host the famous "400" fleet in pass... (more)
CNW 4402 prepares to switch some cars near the south side of Milwaukee in December of 1999. Once part of the passenger mainline that served the Lakefront Depot, this area south of downtown was onc... (more)
Continental Grain's old Alco S2 switcher moves a grain car at their facility in Milwaukee in December of 1993. The locomotive was built in 1948 for the McKeesport Connecting RR and operated for 67... (more)
Amtrak is just over 2 years old as a group of kids watch what is likely the Empire Builder or North Coast Limited make its' station stop at the Milwaukee depot in September of 1973. The EMD E9 is ... (more)
MILW 192 is about to cross Waterford Avenue in Milwaukee, WI as it begins its' assault of Lake Hill in July of 1984. The grade here was deceptively steep, as freights would typically be on their k... (more)
FRVR 815 departs Butler Yard as it starts the journey to Green Bay, WI in May of 1989. With a variety of vintage ex-CNW power, the FRVR was an under rated favorite of mine.
UP 844 powers an excursion thru the west side of Milwaukee on CNW tracks in August of 1996.
CNW 4195 switches the Water Street Terminal in Milwaukee, WI in October of 1984. Coupling cars could be a challenge on the tight curve here.
Soo Line 6028 crosses Florida Street as it departs Milwaukee, WI in December of 1995. The train is on the former Milwaukee Road C&M subdivision.
MILW 183 shows of its fresh paint as it crosses the Menomonee River near Valley Park in Milwaukee, WI in February of 1984.
MILW 204 starts its' assault on Lake Hill as it approaches Waterford Avenue on Milwaukee's south side in October of 1984. Milwaukee Road passenger trains flew thru here, hence the super elevation ... (more)
CNW 4154 switches the small yard just south of downtown Milwaukee in January of 1984. Very little business remains here today.
CNW 8046 leads a Sheboygan Coal train across the bridge over the Milwaukee Road (now WSOR/WATCO) in Milwaukee, WI in April of 1993.