Inside the cab of the highest-horsepower two-cylinder steam locomotive ever built, Santa Fe 2-10-4 No. 5017, one of 26 built for the road in 1944.
Amtrak's Empire Builder comes down the Middle track into Muskego Yard in a highly unusual move through the freight yard. Both passenger mains between the Cutoff and the Milwaukee Depot must have b... (more)
The hulk of Soo Line GP30 703 rests behind a little Davenport switcher, the "Chipmunk Express," at the Colfax Railroad Museum.
Soo 321, built by Rhode Island in 1887, has been cosmetically restored for exhibit at Pinecrest Historical Village near Manitowoc, Wisconsin. It is displayed alongside the depot from Collins, Wis... (more)
Inside the cab of Doncaster-built A4 Dwight D Eisenhower, displayed at the National Railroad Museum, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Polished brass builders plate on Doncaster-built A4 Dwight D Eisenhower, displayed at the National Railroad Museum, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
A Union Pacific Big Boy and Pennsylvania Railroad GG1 are two of the icons of American railroading displayed at the National Railroad Museum.
Big Boy 4017 is being looked over by two enthusiastic fans at the National Railroad Museum.
We're westbound on the XL Special dropping down grade into Okauchee,WI.. The hind end of the train is passing the Nashota Depot. The sun is setting as we roll west at 60-70mph.. Baring any unfores... (more)
Iowa Pacific equipment to be used for new Hoosier State service is moving from Chicago area to Wisconsin and Southern paint shop at Horicon, WI
Engineer Paul Winkelman has come over to the fireman's side to wave hello to the photographer. I met Paul (and his brother Dave) on the Tippecanoe RR in Indiana in 1987. I mentioned the soon-to-... (more)
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