Looking like the Morning Hiawatha, MILW E9 35C gets a wash job at its station stop at North La Crosse with Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha. No Super Dome of Skytop obs, but it did have a BN Dome coa... (more)
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An eastbound manifest trundles through CP 2996 just south of Grand Crossing.
The CN obtained trackage rights between Duluth, MN and Chicago, IL on the Burlington Northern. DWP power was somewhat common, but getting a 3 pack of SD40's was not. 5906,5909,5903.
BN 3100 is eastbound past the tower at Grand Crossing in Lacrosse, WI in October of 1986. The train is crossing the ex-MILW mainline. The tower, amazingly, has been preserved.
A wonderful patch job is in the lead as a Union Pacific local uses trackage rights to head west past the La Crosse depot.
BN 2757 switches the north side of La Crosse in January of 1993.
Bringing up the rear of the North Coast Hiawatha at North La Crosse, former Denver Zephyr dome obs Silver Veranda adds a touch of class to the rear of the train. It provides the only visual eviden... (more)
The Amtrak Empire Builder has made its station stop for passengers, crew change and minor servicing on a beautiful June morning in 1972. BN E8 9943, painted in full BN passenger colors, leads the ... (more)
MILW E9 no. 35C gets its face washed at North La Crosse, WI as the North Coast Hiawatha (Amtrak) makes a station stop for passengers, a crew change, and water for the locomotive tanks. During the ... (more)
Milwaukee 576, an RSC-2 rebuilt into a low nose RSC-2.5 or 2M, shows off its damage at La Crosse, WI in July 1972. The unit was damaged on its train as it passed by Eau Claire Sand & Gravel after ... (more)
BN 2976 is heading into La Crosse, WI in October of of 1991. This view of the Mississippi River valley is from the Grandad's Bluff overlook.
BN 7865 departs Lacrosse, WI with a hot piggyback train in October of 1986.
The eastbound Thunder Hawk passing the Lacrosse round house as it slows for the crew change. On the engine track are GP30's for the St.Paul/Kansas City train.
Busy Yard, Sometimes That Is: La Crosse is one of those places on the CP where there either isn't much going on, or everything happens at once. Today, just before sunset, 471 has made their... (more)