4364, 6857 and 6886 head a manifest over the long bridge at Neenah. Slide from my collection, no photographer listed.
Serviced and ready to go CNW 6721,6715 and 6710 await a crew at the new CNW engine facility in Escanaba.
CNW was always on the look out for some good cheap second hand power during most of the 70's. 4374 was one of a group of twenty ex SLSF GP7's bought in July 1976 from Precision National Corp. A nu... (more)
The CNW twin's make a rare appearance outside of the Chicago area as they are heading back eastbound from Clinton, IA just outside of Rochelle, IL.
You gotta love when you look through the viewfinder on your camera and see yellow and green. CNW twin Dash 9's 8646 & 8701 head southbound on the IHB through La Grange on an unseasonably cold Apri... (more)
One of two heavy duty GE center cabs the C&NW tested rests at the South St. Paul engine facility.
CNW 4087C sits outside the roundhouse at Green Bay looking more like a Centipede than an F7 with the wheels in the foreground. In August 1969 CNW was still a busy railroad in Green Bay featuring b... (more)
On a very cold and snowy January 1984 day in Wisconsin finds a quiet stillness at the engine facility of Chicago and North Western’s Butler Yard. Two Alco C-628’s find respite from lugging ore due... (more)
A North Western train from the Twin Cities (via BN trackage rights) waits to enter DM&IR trackage on its way to Itasca Yard in far eastern Superior while power for a BN all-rail ore train heads fo... (more)
An ex Katy EMD re-engined Baldwin in fresh paint along with a big FM and another Ex Katy on a slide from my collection. No photographer listed. The slide is labeled as being at Butler. I'm not sur... (more)
Eastbound at Clyman Jct,WI. Twin Cities/Chicago time freight stops to make a pick up under the old coal chute.
Vintage Chicago area transfer power meets head to head on IHB's often-busy multiple track beltline. A pair of aging IHB SD20's with autos for Canadian Pacific complete the scene.
Ex-GTW 7900 sits at Butler Yard engine facilities. I believe this was an acquisition through Northwestern Steel and Wire at Sterling,IL..