Amtrak 292 is at Round House One as rebuilding in the Milwaukee Road back shops is just about to begin. A former PRR E8 this unit is one of many that will skill fully be rebuilt by the Milwaukee R... (more)
Amtrak 418 is at Round House One as rebuilding in the Milwaukee Road back shops is just about finished. A former UP E9 this unit is one of many that was skill fully rebuilt by the Milwaukee Road c... (more)
A loaded rock train from Lannon Stone Products rides south in tow behind a long-hood forward SD60 through the city of Waukesha
Milwaukee Road Tacoma/Chicago hotshot 264 just west of Silver a few miles west of the crew change at Portage,WI.. There were about 15 crew changes from the coast to Chicago at the time and Portage... (more)
I'm standing on the turntable at House One in West Milwaukee Shops. The Milwaukee Road is currently doing a re-building program for Amtrak. On track 25 and 24 sit the AMTK 418 an ex-UP E9 and the ... (more)
We're standing between three and four track in Portage Yard. We've cut the power away from the train and are waiting our turn to cross over both mainlines and get the power to the Round House. We'... (more)
Milwaukee Road Twin Cities/Milwaukee Way Freight 254 drops down grade into Lake George Marsh in the early morning mist a couple of miles east of Portage,WI.. Note the Amtrak SDP40F 577 nine cars b... (more)
Milwaukee Road Twin Cities/Milwaukee Way Freight 254 is a couple of miles east of Portage,WI. about to cross HY P. Note the Amtrak SDP40F 577 nine cars behind the power going to Milwaukee for repa... (more)
A pair of new ECO units sandwich an old Soo Geep as the local job crawls back down The Wash into Muskego yard after making a setout at Jones Island.
It's been six years since the "HUNDRED ONE CHARLIE" Telegrapher talk...graced the point of the Hiawathas, Pioneer Ltd. or any of the Fast Mails lest we forget the "Cities"trains which usually had ... (more)
NS Heritage in the Dairy State! The Monongahela unit rolls south through Waukesha, Wisconsin with junk freight from Fond du Lac.
The year of the beginning of the end(bankruptcy) a brand new ballast regulator sits ready to go to work in front of the Portage,WI. Depot.
A pair of Canadian cowl units barrel south through Sussex under the UP Adams Sub
A short T004 makes its way south under the old Bug Line on the CN Waukesha Sub.
I'm up on the 35th Street Viaduct over the Menominee River Valley and the West Milwaukee Shops of the Milwaukee Road. Looking down at Round House One that burned in the late 50's we see some Amtra... (more)