Amtrak's westbound Empire Builder in the late winter afternoon light at Portage Junction.
Milwaukee Road Engine 265 "Old Smokey" departs KK Draw in a special train headed for Chicago and Union,IL.IRM..
Under the watchful eye's of Milwaukee Road Officials and local fans the 265"Old Smokey" is pulled up the elevation to the C&M Division at KK Interlocking for the trip to Chicago and eventually Uni... (more)
Westbound Waukesha Patrol with Engineer Del Westby just west of Waukesha,WI..
BN train 8 makes an afternoon departure at North La Crosse powered by 7925 and 7076.
BN 6185 at North La Crosse. Someone had either stuck a tree branch near the number boards on the long hood or it had been involved in working a tree overgrown track somewhere.
CN 2188, NS 2723, 8872, and CN 5638 bring a manifest southbound through CP North Burlington on a rather pleasant winter day.
Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha westbound approaching the Barker Road crossing one mile west of the Brookfield Depot.
A trio of Milwaukee Road F-units and a switcher are seen at Lake Tower in Milwaukee. Chuck Weber photo.
Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha makes an un-scheduled stop at Brookfield,WI. having problems with the E9B unit.
CMStP&P S-3 265 on its way to the Illinois Ry.Museum from its "Old Smokey" home on Jones Island.
Derailment of a C&NW freight near South Beaver Dam,WI..
Derailment near South Beaver Dam,WI. on the Milwaukee/Adams mainline.
Train 91's power sits ready to return to Lacrosse and St.Paul. Out of the 10 SDL's operated by the Milwaukee the 581 was the only one scrapped while the remaining nine work in Chile today.
While the Con is in at Aunt Nellies I get off to shoot one of my favorite 300 series geeps. When I hired out on the Milwaukee trains 83 and 263 and 264 and 72 had five unit lash ups of GP9's. Ther... (more)