We're stopped in the westward siding at Voltz just west of Watertown,WI. waiting for another westbound train to pass and here comes the XL Special.
We're stopped in the westward siding at Voltz just west of Watertown,WI. waiting for another westbound train to pass. If you got out of Milwaukee ahead of hotshots 213 or 261 and a couple of Sprin... (more)
The Milwaukee Road/Amtrak and the Wisconsin DOT tried to fire up enthusiasm for a commuter train between Milwaukee and Watertown,WI. as once was provided by Milwaukee Road's Cannonball. A Budd SPV... (more)
Back when even PV's had to be painted in Amtrak's colors if their owners wanted them to be handled in Amtrak trains the Susan Marie sits in the Milwaukee Road's Milwaukee Depot. I remember SP's en... (more)
An eastbound Chicago and North Western inspection train passes through an autumn dairyland between Helenville and Sullivan, Wisconsin, in October 1983. EMD F7 Nos. 401 and 402 power the short thre... (more)
A freshly repainted CP GE leads 281 west out of Pewaukee. Note the owl on the random telegraph pole to the left, it's actually a fake put up by the business it's next to.
After switching the back lot at Charter Steel conductor Scott rides back to finish the rest of the work at Charter.
Amtrak's Empire Builder approaches the Cutoff on the Milwaukee Road's passenger main.
Amtrak's Empire Builder passing over Underwood Creek spilling into the Menominee River.
A loaded oil train bound for interchange at Chicago, IL, crosses the Wisconsin River between CTC Crawford and CTC ports on the BNSF. Leading the 2x1 DP-ed train the NS Erie heritage unit. This sho... (more)
Milwaukee Road Engineer Richard(Pepsi)Pierce has a happy look on his face as he is about to run train 266 from Portage to Milwaukee. Dick started his career as a Fireman with the Milwaukee in the ... (more)
With many RR men milling about on the depot platform a BN coal train on its way to Columbia passes the Portage switch engine tucked into the yard.
NS SD70M-2 2691 leads CN A446 south, approaching the diamonds at Duplainville.