A WSOR business train deadheads past the old MILW depot in Black Earth headed west to Prairie du Chien.
WSOR makes a move on the Prairie sub past the old wig-wag dating from the Milwaukee Road days. This is one of two active magnetic flagmen that can be found along this line west of Madison.
The Atlantic Coast Line E3A 501 passes the former Milwaukee Road depot, westbound in Black Earth, Wisconsin.
The late Glen Monhart, an EMD employee and collector of older motive power, ran his en... (more)
The Kahl Rd. crossing at US14 between Black Earth and Cross Plains features a magnetic flagman.
When restored the old Milwaukee Road depot at Black Earth was painted in true MILW colors, orange and maroon. This route, over 150 years in service, sees WSOR trains in the 21st Century, like thi... (more)
The restored Milwaukee Road depot in Black Earth.
There are some nice trout in the brook which is out of view to the right in those trees. For another look at this train down the line, click Railroad: Wisconsin & SouthernLocomotive: EMD GP35Location: Black Earth, Wisconsin, USALocomotive #: WSOR 3501Train ID: MAPDCPhoto Date: June 07, 2001
Labor Day passenger special returning from Prairie du Chien
BNSF 523 leads WSOR's "Prairie" job out of Madison. Engine is fresh out of Horicon paint shop, and heads to BNSF for interchange at Crawford past one of 3 remaining wig wags on this ex-MILW line.... (more)