The combined North Coast Ltd.and Empire Builder is eastbound at the west end of the Portage Yard at signal 178-9 or 178.9 miles west of Chicago Union Station. The ex-CB&Q E8A looking battle worn w... (more)
An unidentified FM switcher switches the CNW yard at Washington Street on Milwaukee's south side at dusk in December of 1965. The Allis depot is in the background Once the route of the famed "... (more)
H20 eases towards the yard in La Crosse with 4598 in command.
Soo Line Fond du lac/Milwaukee train 234 passes North Milwaukee on its way to the Milwaukee Road Yard in the Menominee Valley crossing Hampton Avenue. A covered wagon and a big GE U30C do the hono... (more)
Home sweet home. Owned by the CNW, but still lettered and numbered for the CGW, TR2 cow/calf set #58 has finished switching St. Francis yard in Milwaukee and is about to head west in this March 19... (more)
The end is nearing for the GBW and Alco fleet but in 1992 the shops and yard in Green Bay are still active. The 308 and an E & LS SD-9 are at the sanding tower.
We're stopped on the westward track about 4.5 miles west of Duplainville Tower. I've probably just gotten off the radio with the Duplainville Tower Operator regarding our dead locomotive. This was... (more)
GBW 312, the Homer McGee, smokes it up as only an Alco can, as it brings a Boat Train from Kewaunee thru Ryans Corner in October of 1986. I sure miss this railroad.
Early in her career after being restored, Soo Line 1003 pauses with a SLH&TS excursion near Thorpe, WI in September of 1997.
Hey Mack! CSXT 594 approaches the Amtrak depot in Sturtevant, WI as an old Mack truck watches in the distance. Fall colors are somewhat muted this year as the train heads south on CP's (ex-MILW) C... (more)
High green to highball. CP 5028 flies west with CP 281 in tow as the setting fall sun makes a lovely pallet of colors in the sky.
Amtrak's Empire Builder picks up speed as it heads west through Pewaukee Wisconsin
We're stopped in the early morning sunlight at the west end of the Hump on Blue Mound One. We've got four 38's on what was the Wisconsin Valley train from Wausau headed for Chicago. We'll change c... (more)
CP 6248 meets Amtrak Hiawatha 337 with the Veterans Unit trailing at the Sturtevant, WI Amtrak depot on October 20, 2017.
IDTX 4620 pushes Amtrak Hiawatha 338 out of the Sturtevant, WI depot on October 20, 2017.