The doubleheader steam special with CP#2816 and MILW#261 scoots thru Dakota.At LaCrosse the train will turned and serviced for the return trip to the Twin Cities.
The doubleheader steam special with CP#2816 and MILW#261 hustles eastbound at Weaver.
The doubleheader steam special with CP#2816 and MILW#261 departs Red Wing after a service stop.Ahead lies a very fast run on The CP River Sub to LaCrosse Wisconsin.
The doubleheader steam special with CP#2816 and MILW#261 seen arriving at Red Wing.Here the locomotives will be watered and serviced before heading for LaCrosse.
CP steam special navigates through the wetlands nearing Portage. This historic strip of land was the transportation gateway to the interior west for early explorers from Europe, as it divided the... (more)
CP 2816 is on the move a few miles from the Illinois line.
Before her days as a North Pole movie star, but still deep into her 'second' life as an excursion engine, 1225 makes friends in Marion as she highballs her train through town.
I dunno who the feller is with that big crescent wrench, but it looks like he means business.
A face shot of the little engine that did.
SP 4449 in AFT paint leaves the next day back west.
T&P 610 eases up the AGS main somewhere between B'ham and Attalla, Ala.
Sou 722 is being readied. Ronald Norman gives a quick smile for the camera before he goes back to lubrication.
SP 4449 as ATF heading out the next day for it's big trip back west.
The Grand Old Lady in her first portrait by me.