A transfer from IHB's Norpaul yard approaches the B'ville yard behind a pair of SD20's.
On a summer evening nice enough to go fishing, the WSOR eases across Monona Bay. It was rare to get all-red consists in this era, this power is off the WSOR roster in 2008. Rail in the foregroun... (more)
This is where they got the name "skunks". This SD20 was a leasor used to fill some power gaps WSOR had at the time and never became a WSOR locomotive.
Chicago & Illinois Midland Railway SD20 81 leads SD9's 54 and 50 as they pull a long coal loads out of Powerton yards, before shoving into the Powerton Generating Station South of Pekin, Illinois.... (more)
SD20 #81 is ready to depart the North Limit Yard with interchange traffic from the Iowa Interstate.
2051 idles with a purpose as the temperature drops to and the last day's light slides from yard.
WSOR Madison switch awaits a crew.
C&IM 81 is the only unit left to still have the Chicago & Illinois Midland paint scheme.
"Pig-Pen, you're the only person I know who can raise a cloud of dust in a snowstorm." One of the final two SD20's on the Wisconsin & Southern emerges from it's own filth during yard operations.
This is something you don't see everyday!!! C&IM 81, I&M 30, 31 and another I&M unit. I&M 30 and 31 are RS1325's the only two ever built.
The 2924 shares space with veteran CP power after cutting away from its transfer.
Several ex-Milwaukee Road depots still stand in southern Wisconsin, including the classic at Stoughton marked by the passing of WSOR 2051, the last SD20 on the roster.
WSOR 2051 passes an old tobacco warehouse next to the old depot in Edgerton. You don't think southern Wisconsin is a tobacco growing area, but it once was big business in this area and it is stil... (more)
Passing the lumber yard at Edgerton, 2051 is on the roll after spotting a load.