Milw 555 passes the Grand Crossing tower at the east end of Milwaukee's La Crosse yard. I think this job was called the Portage Patrol, but it was a long time ago and things are getting pretty haz... (more)
The La Crosse PM switch job powered by a SW-1 works the east end of the yard near the Grand Crossing interlocking. The CNW geep is working a part of the remaining CNW track in the area that made i... (more)
Milwaukee Road 2060,2058,1003,2065 have 54 car westbound rolling along between Medary and Grand Crossing. The GP30 in the set didn't seem all that common at the time and the 30's would soon be ret... (more)
A "bandit" SD leads plain Soo 780 and train 200 as they approach the BN diamond at Grand Crossing. Why the Soo couldn't have choose to place a small Soo on the unit somewhere instead going to the ... (more)
The Grand Crossing interlocking seemed to be prone to dense fog in the mornings especially in the fall. It had been one of those days on the morning of Sept. 22, 1979 and Milwaukee 2030,2011 were ... (more)
Soo 6008 followed by train 211 thumps over the BN at Grand Crossing and heads into a late evening sun as it continues on its Chicago-St.Paul trip. The track in the foreground with the missing rail... (more)
CNW 6583,6582 bounce over the BN's Chicago-Twin Cities main at Grand Crossing with a late evening westbound using Milwaukee Road trackage rights from Tunnel City to Winona. The CNW bought a large ... (more)
BN 5676,6559,SLSF 713 have been cut off their train so a switch job in the background could do a little work on it's head end. In the meantime the crew had moved the power over to an area near the... (more)
A colorful array of engines on todays 277. The train is headed for the CP B&B where the crew will get new paperwork after making a pick-up in the CP Yard.
A lot of EMDs in this scene! A colorful 276 pulls away from the CP B&B after the crew received new paperwork for their pick-up in the CP La Crosse Yard.
A rare sight on the DME! Running elephant style backwards, G72 heads around the West Wye with pretty good power.
CP 581 heads west across the Mississippi River on its journey to St. Paul, MN.
After working in the La Crosse Yard, CP 277 eases down towards the B&B to pick-up their paperwork.
The first train to run east on Main Track 2 after 16.6" of snow fell. The loaded ethanol train blasted through snow drifts at every road crossing it encountered.