Since the expansion of 5 and 6 track at the diesel house the Milwaukee used more of the south side and back by the power house for locomotives. In the late 70's there seemed to always be a lot of ... (more)
Looking west from the Falk bridge towards the Milwaukee Road's Diesel house South lot area.
Milwaukee Road/FRA Special departs Milwaukee Depot on its trip from Chicago to Seattle. The special ran from Chicago to the Twin Cities on the Milwaukee and on the BN the rest of the way. I'm yet ... (more)
Westbound Chicago/Wausau train 247 stopped at Pewaukee,WI. with my favorite QNS&L K5H on the lead unit. Whistle was procured from the C&NW at Oelwein,IA off the QNSL 152. Hard to believe I used to... (more)
The Beast eastbound halfway between Fall River and Columbus,WI. with those covered wagons just working their normally aspirated 1500-1750hp little hearts out. We're in the clear on the FS Feeds tr... (more)
An odd Sunday run of the Janesville - Horicon train came as a surprise, and the appearance of the sun did too! Here both come together in Hartford as the train bombs through on the relatively new ... (more)
When 103C was new it headed up the Milwaukee Road's Hiawatha between the Twin Cities and Chicago. When it was retired it went to "Bucksnort Junction," a railroad-themed diner at Tea, South Dakota... (more)
WSOR 4053 rests the night away in Plymouth, WI as Soo Line 1003 steams the night away just behind it. 4053 was used to bring 1003 to Plymouth and will be used to return it to Hartford, WI.
WSOR 4004 switches Quad Graphics as the sun sets and the moon rises.
WSOR 3803 heads to Horicon after switching Quad Graphics.
WSOR 3803 switches Quad Graphics in Hartford, WI.
Fourteen hours before the 1905 Swing Bridge over the Black River is replaced with a 147' Bascule Span, contractors go over last minute details. The $15 million dollar project will shut the CP mai... (more)
The WSOR E9s and circus train will be stopping at Hartford to pick up Soo Line 1003.