Adam Farence Photo
It's another Sunday and the shops are quiet. I'm probably called for #65 or #213 but I'm early so I can take my own little shop tour. I've walked from the Caller's office to Station Zero where the... (more)
Milwaukee Road sleeper Raymond languishing near the coach shop in West Milwaukee Shops waiting disposition as is stenciled in white small print on both ends of the car. When I got called for a wes... (more)
Amtrak Hiawatha train 332 arriving into the Milwaukee Airport station. Destination, Chicago...
CNW 7001 leads an eastbound freight past Mitchell Yard in Milwaukee, WI in February of 1987. Today, the yards sits mostly empty due to a lack of business in the area.
Soo Line 6240 leads an interesting mix of locomotives down Lake Hill in Milwaukee, WI in March of 1987. The train is probably a Lake States train heading for home rails. The siding the northbound ... (more)
Ex-MILW 200A Blt 1956 then 30A now AMTK 405....looking new in 72!
The Soo Line only had 5 widecab SD60M's and the last one, 6062, leads a train out of Milwaukee, WI in January of 1991. The billboard on the left is for radio station WOKY, a longtime station that ... (more)
Both Icons of the RR industry at the time Milwaukee Road E9 32A and GM&O E7 103 stand side by side at sunset in the Milwaukee Depot after an engine change in the new age of Amtrak.
If anyone would have told me back in the 60's when I hired out on the CMStP&P RR that I would have run a GM&O E7 Ida said "get outta here". But....here it sits one of many that would gra... (more)
Brand new U30C locomotives have arrived from Erie,PA. and are being taken down to the West Yard for weighing after being serviced with all fuel/water/sand and lubricants and all appliances that th... (more)
MILW 30A leads what I believe to be the Abe Lincoln out of Milwaukee, WI in December of 1971. Bob Ferge photo from my collection.
A rare catch in daylight, G61 works east down the elevation from the C&M Sub on their way to work Jones Island.