Showing off its Burlington colors two years into the BN merger, BN's class GP40 is parked at the North La Crosse, WI roundhouse for servicing. This facility was formerly CB&Q, and Zephyrs, Empire ... (more)
A colorful combination of CNW SD40s are parked at the sand tower near the Altoona, WI roundhouse for servicing between assignments. SD40 891 is in its as delivered scheme, part of the first order ... (more)
Switching Moves at Randolph. With just a reefer and caboose in tow, the big Mikado, SOO 1003 moves east toward a switch that will give her access to a long string of sand hoppers on the adj... (more)
SOO caboose #15 brings up the rear of a freight passing Tower MJ in Superior, WI in May of 1986.
A Wisconsin Central SD45 is getting a fresh coat of maroon and gold at the shops in Fond du Lac, WI in November of 1990.
The Wisconsin River Bridge used to be a favorite hangout of mine back in the days. The BN and now the BNSF were always good for a few trains westbounds during the afternoons. This bridge is locate... (more)
An eastbound loaded taconite train is on the wrong main as they work out of LaCrosse towards Prairie du Chien. Here the train passes thru Genoa, about 20 miles of LaCrosse. This section of thew Au... (more)
Can't say I remember seeing this a whole lot of this on the CN haulage trains on the BN. 3 GTW Geeps hammer out of Galena bound for Chicago. Wouldn't think this 340 must of been too heavy for thes... (more)
The Wisconsin River Bridge used to be a favorite hangout of mine back in the days. The BN and now the BNSF were always good for a few trains westbounds during most afternoons. This bridge between ... (more)
Amtrak 356 crosses over at the crest of Lake Hill with a southbound Hiawatha in December of 1994. A freight waits in the background while another is in the siding.
CNW 6871 disturbs the sleepy little town of Ashippun, WI in January of 1990.
Sunset at Fox Lake. Just a minute or two of daylight remains as a local SOO Line Freight runs eastbound across the causeway just south of Fox Lake, Wisconsin. The power this evening is the... (more)
CNW 7015 brings an eastbound freight past a classic wig-wag in Merrilan, WI in February of 1990. This style was somewhat unusual on the CNW in Wisconsin as they tended to favor the WRRS wags.
A Roger Puta Photograph
Entering Burnett. Just a few miles north of Horicon, Wisconsin, lies the tiny hamlet of Burnett, which is home to a few hundred people and the Peachy Brothers Grain Elevator complex that cl... (more)