After hiring out firing in the 60's and promoted to Engineer 1970 I didn't spend much time with caboose's. I did like to ride in them when deadheading but they probably were the most un-safe RR eq... (more)
Both ferries are in as GBW 309 goes about it's chores switching the boat train in Kewaunee, WI in May of 1973. Russ Porter original from my collection.
CN 2289 leads an oil train thru Mount Pleasant, WI on October 20, 2017. The train is on UP's Milwaukee Sub, the ex-CNW New Line. While CN power is common in SE Wisconsin, it is relatively uncommon... (more)
We're on the eastward track heading west while the Ford train passes on the westward track...both train are on the wheel house curve(Milwaukee Road terminology)as the wheel shop of the now closed ... (more)
Westbound North Coast Hiawatha at Portage station stop.
Fresh out of the paint shop and on its way back to LINES WEST.
The CP Holiday Train rolls over Menomenee bridge into Milwaukee.
The face of a new Amtrak Siemens SC-44 “Charger” diesel locomotive leading Amtrak train No. 331 at Milwaukee’s Intermodal Station on November 13, 2017.
CNW SD40 879 is joined by SD40-2 6885, a pair of SD18s and a GP7 at Itasca Yard on Superior, Wisconsin's east end. This was CNW's northern most terminal (outside of upper Michigan) and a major con... (more)