Milwaukee's first FM and FM's first locomotive sits on one of the service tracks in front of the Milwaukee,WI. diesel house.
The Ford Fast bears down on the Duplainville Interlocking at track speed. It appears that the R&SW's Mitch Garmin is working the head end on this trip with Engineer Don Grady.
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)
Two brand new GP38-2's came in on train 234 from Fond du Lac,WI. and will go back on train 233. This train ran on the old SOO fro Fondy to Rugby Jct then got on the Milwaukee Road's Old Line North... (more)
Break time at Fall River,WI.. Since we'll be working a long hot days breaks will be taken. One of the crew members sits next to the co-op buildings listening to a ball game on his transistor radio... (more)
A pair of NS EMDs lead BNSF's Galesburg to Superior train near its terminus. Plenty of NS units on BNSF and CN, now if we could just get some NS Heritage action in the Twin Ports.
Regional train A404 departs Superior for points south after yet another snow event.
We're stopped just outside the west entrance to the PDC yard just west of PDC JCT. on the Waukesha Branch.
All four tracks of the old coach yard are filled with stored locomotives mostly GE's.
Three ex LS&I U23Cs head up a passenger special on the short lived Wisconsin & Michigan Railroad. Did Craig Burroughs ever own a shortline that wasn't short lived? I don't remember what the pass... (more)
We're on an abbreviated 255 in the clear on the westward siding at Brookfield,WI. as a westbound Sprint train speeds west to the Twin Cities.
Ex-Reserve Mining SD9 ELS 1221 in Crivitz, Wisconsin.
A trio of NS units (all of the SD70 variety) start the pull on the this 9000 foot manifest out of Muskego Yard as the 35th st viaduct and the new Potawatomi hotel lurk in the background.
Photographed from the front porch of a Milwaukee Road SD40-2 the Ford train passes the Watertown,WI. depot westbound on its way to the Twin Cities.
Photographed from the front porch of a Milwaukee Road SD40-2 Amtrak's Empire Builder is westbound at the Watertown,WI. Depot on its way to Seattle.