CNW bay window caboose 11134 rests in the North Fond Du Lac, WI yard with 7 mates in March of 1968. Bob Ferge original from my collection.
Fall is in the air as CN 4705 crosses Hill Valley Drive near Honey Creek, WI on September 25, 2015. The local is heading back to Waukesha on ex-Soo Line tacks.
RCPE 6457 leads a CP freight thru Sturtevant, WI on September 20, 2015. Foreign power sometimes seems to outnumber CP power on any given day.
UP 8695 brings a sand train past the spring switch at the north end of Siding Kay on UP's Milwaukee Subdivision on October 1, 2017. The train is about to cross 4 Mile road in Caledonia on what was... (more)
BROC Alco #604 brings a transfer freight into CNW's Proviso Yard on a dreary day in January of 1986.
WSOR 35th Anniversary unit 3928 has a cab full of people as it makes the first run of train L243 over the recently rehabbed line to Sheboygan Falls on an absolutely gorgeous November day. This was... (more)
It will always be The Milwaukee to me. Patched Soo Line SD40-2 #133 shows its' obvious Milwaukee Road heritage as it brings a train thru La Crescent, MN in July of 1987. Hard to believe this was o... (more)
CNW 5084 is about to depart Proviso Yard in August of 1988. The CNW water tower adds a nice touch.
CNW 6829 crosses the Escanaba River in Escanaba, MI in the waning daylight of a beautiful day in May of 1988. The E&LS tracks are in the foreground and the bridge piers from the long gone interurb... (more)
BN 5598 is eastbound with a loaded coal train along Hwy 2 near Alliance, NE on a foggy morning in May of 1991.
Soo Line 779 is near Shoreham Yard in Minneapolis with a freight in May of 1986.
IHB 8738 and 2 mates slowly hammer the Santa Fe diamond in McCook, IL with a transfer freight in August of 1988. 8738 was sold to Larry's Truck Electric in 2003.
CNW 868 does a decent Alco imitation as it charges up the hill at Fonda, just east of the CNW terminal at Butler, WI in March of 1986.
Hurricanes are not the only source of major flooding as anyone who lived thru The Great Flood of 1993 can attest. The Mississippi river set many records that year. Over a month after the river had... (more)
BNSF 784 leads a freight along Hwy 84 and the Mississippi River near Savanna, IL in December of 1997. This view is from the overlook in Palisades State Park.