Milwaukee Road coal train power has cutoff its train at 115th Street in Tosa and has shoved a stalled westbound extra over Brookfield Hill. The Head Brakeman will use his foot to lift the pin on t... (more)
There is no mistaking the commodity hauled by the LS&I - taconite (iron ore) pellets.
The first section of the Royal American Shows Circus train climbs the grade out of West Allis,WI. just about to 92nd Street. The train will re-gain the Lacrosse Division mainline at Elm Grove,WI. ... (more)
Royal American Show Circus train ready to depart West Allis,WI..
A pair of former Family Lines U-Boats heads south toward Barr Yard. Tom Golden photo.
I've changed ends at the south end of the WP&L Yard at Columbia. I'm standing on the cat walk of a BN SD40-2 to get the shot of the yard and the generating station at Columbia.
7 Tilden approaches Eagle Mills.
A pair of ex-BN U30C's run light power back to the Tilden Mine.
The 7 Tilden Job arrives Eagle Mills with another load of Taconite behind a pair of U30C's on this perfect Autumn morning.
The 7 Tilden Job heads by Empire Mine at Palmer with loads for Eagle Mills.
One of the new coal trains for Columbia Generating eastbound at Lewiston,WI.. The Milwaukee U30C's were built on the BN specifications for joint coal train service.
The 11pm Tilden Job heads back towards Eagle Mills with a pair of U30Cs.
11pm Tilden Job heads through Eagle Mills Jct on its way to Tilden Mine. Apparently, the LS&I has been using the U30C's on the Tilden Jobs rather often, so go get your shots now!
A pair of Seaboard units are headed east out of Barr Yard with a stack train as they cross under the IC mainline. Tom Golden photo.
Soo Line 233 cresting Richfield Hill at HY 167 in downtown Richfield,WI. on their way to Rubgy Jct. and Fond du Lac.