We're out on the catwalk on the Engineers side of the 3038 as Milwaukee Road's eastbound hotshot the Thunderhawk is about to crest Rio Hill on a clear signal. We're moving at 40mph with the three ... (more)
A long gone view of the Village of Wauwatosa,WI..
The 4004 and a couple of Geeps smoking it up in the company notch coming into Wauwatosa,WI..
The first FM sits in the south lot at the Milwaukee Road's West Milwaukee Shops. The unit is preserved today at the Illinois Railway Museum.
I'm on the long hood of the third SD on train 262 "The Thunderhawk" Milwaukee Road's hottest eastbound between Tacoma,WA. and Chicago,IL.. I must be firing for Frank Bottoni Jr. as we're... (more)
UP 1996 is parked at the siding in Rodell. This was once a popular stop on the CNW when Rodell was a town in the 1900's-1930's. With the CNW long gone, UP heritage unit 1996 is parked here at the ... (more)
UP 4542, 8306, and 7863 are shoving a loaded grain train over the Rock River that they just brought up from the bridge on the bottom right, down to the UP yard to be taken to Proviso and points be... (more)
We've derailed in the Mud Lake crossovers while shoving back into Portage yard with the River crews set out. If I remember correctly we split a switch.
Ecco Extra- Spring rain stops long enough to get a reflection shot off of a favorite local establishment's heavyweight coaches. Engineer Matt Heeren, cautiously eases down to the CN Home Signal at... (more)
NP Lives! - Sexy, Skally Line SD under lights, hours out of WATCO's Horicon Paint shop. Lighting by Marshall Beecher
A nice trio of former BN SD60Ms (1445, 1428, 1414) lead 129 cars south on the Hinckley Subdivision. BNSF is renumbering these units to make way for new arrivals so they have been recently patched,... (more)
EMD Zen - Ying and Yang exist on the flank of fresh St Croix Valley SD, at Horicon Wi.
ex C&NW 903