The Falk job switches the pig ramp just west of the Cutoff. Photo taken from our outbound power at the Cutoff waiting for our signal to go to the West Yard.
Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha comes into Portage on its way from Seattle to Chicago. Fireman Buster Bright readies to grab the train orders from OPR. Doug Moe and Engineer Howie Roberts guides the... (more)
Lazy Sunday; a few WSOR units can be found laying around the Madison yard.
1003 performs a photo runby during a photo special organized by Historic Transport Preservation and hosted by the Wisconsin & Southern railroad.
1947 Dodge Inspection Car 30 from the Milwaukee Road. I believe the car is at IRM now.
1003 has departed Horicon on its way to a few final photo runbys this Sunday afternoon during a photo special organized by Historic Transport Preservation and hosted by SOO 1003 LLC and the Wiscon... (more)
Working the Lacrosse Division as a young Engineer back in the early 70's had its share of surprises. I got called off the Milwaukee board to run a work train at Watertown,WI..When I arrived Watert... (more)
We're stopped in the A-Yard just above the east end of the Hump Yard on an eastbound Milwaukee Road freight just in from Portage. To our left a couple of transfers with covered wagons are ready to... (more)
With NS 1x1 power configuration on this loaded crude oil train, they make the hard pull up Lake Hill southbound out of Milwaukee running 13 mph before holding at Oakwood for an Amtrak Hiawatha sco... (more)
A patched Cotton Belt GP60 leads LTS82 back east with a pair of empty centerbeams and the HLCX 1054 trailing.
CNW 6730, the last unit of a purchase of 30 used Alco C628s from Norfolk & Western shows off its new paint job in late afternoon sun at Altoona, WI. These units were in heavy use on the Twin Citie... (more)
BNSF Town Job in a rare daylight move heading back to the main line after working at the City Brewery.