We're in the siding at Watertown on train 254 for Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha. We've got quite a locomotive consist today.
The lead loco is a fugitive from LINES WEST back here for quite a re-b... (more)
RP photo 630954 tells a tale of RRing on the old Milwaukee Road but it does not show the rest of the story. Milwaukee Road Head Brakeman Fred Yerke working with me on 254 that day always liked how... (more)
We've backed in the clear on the eastward siding at Brookfield,WI.for Amtrak's eastbound Empire Builder. After the Builder goes by we'll line ourselves out and proceed east for Milwaukee. We've on... (more)
We're in the hole(eastward siding)at Watertown as the very late eastbound North Coast Hiawatha passes on the eastward mainline. We've got a U33C in the lead with a GP40/38 and two MP15's in the co... (more)
If I remember correctly we were called for train 254 at Portage. We've got five wagons and probably a big train and a lot of stops.It appears that the Round House Foreman or (MIC) Mechanic in Char... (more)