Milwaukee Road's Thunder Hawk pulls down to change it's 14th rear end crew from Tacoma to Chicago.
Amtrak#9 the North Coast Hiawatha is about to cross the Harwood Ave.crossing in downtown Wauwatosa,WI..This train ran from Chicago to Seattle via Milwaukee Road and the old NP(BN) routes. The Fire... (more)
In the photo from 1977 the Milwaukee Road's Portage Yard looking east from the roundhouse curve. Part of the yard is visible on the left and the mainline curves and then goes straight past the eng... (more)
We're stopped at Watertown on the eastward track probably waiting for a westbound running against the currant Duplainville to Watertown. Since this photo was taken 44 years ago and I've been retir... (more)
Train 255 departs Portage after arriving from Milwaukee with me at the throttle. 255 was a Milwaukee to St.Paul way freight that switched just about everything. I spent two years on this freight a... (more)
Amtrak 381's train is towed backwards towards Chicago after a collision with a farm tractor one mile west of Wyanet,IL.. The tractor driver was the only fatality and five passengers and one employ... (more)