A train composed solely of empty centerbeams glides down the Byron Hill through the Church Road automatics before it will hold at Valley interlocking due to congestion in the yard at Fond du Lac
Adam Farence Photo
As the St Croix joins the Mississippi in Prescott, mixed freight behind a pair of BNSF motors bangs over the lift bridge from Minnesota into Wisconsin.
With a friendly wave from the cab, Soo Line train No. 203 passes the shore of Pewaukee Lake at Pewaukee, Wisconsin, on the nice autumn day of October 6, 1990. An EMD SD60M/SD60 combo in new “candy... (more)
Are you lost? Companion photo to 645776. MILW caboose 99225 brings up the rear of a coal train thru Belton on the CNW south of Butler Yard in January of 1985. CNW's distinctive semaphore for westb... (more)
Are you lost? MILW 28 and 29 bring a coal train thru Belton on the CNW south of Butler Yard in January of 1985. The CNW line west to Waukesha diverges here.
Just before Amtrak and the end of passenger service on the CNW, F7 4072A brings a Chicago-Milwaukee train past the Milwaukee Solvay Coke plant in Milwaukee, WI in April of 1971. Bob Ferge photo fr... (more)
Switching industries in Chetek WI
CNW 6840 leads a colorful consist that is in the hole at siding Kay on CNW's New Line. The grain train is waiting for a westbound in March of 1987.
WSOR 3804 leads train HM across Hwy 167 in Richfield, WI in May of 2008. I was still shooting Fujichrome slides at this time.
Amtrak 134 departs out of the Dells with the westbound Empire Builder.
55 years ago on January 21st, at approximately 2:50 am, the last North Shore trains reached their destinations of Milwaukee and Chicago for the last time. This ended many years of interurban servi... (more)
Amtrak Mixed Train East..........
Adam Farence Photo....