This 2-8-2 Mikado was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works for the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway in 1922. This Baldwin Locomotive Works Builder's photo card is from the J. R. Doughty col... (more)
Ex-MILW 200A Blt 1956 then 30A now AMTK 405....looking new in 72!
The Royal American Shows Circus Train westbound off the West Allis Line headed for the Twin Cities and the Minnesota State Fair.
The Madison/Portage(M&P)Patrol approaches Portage through one of the many swamps around that area along the Wisconsin River just north of HY 16.
MY FIRST WRECK.....28cars 7 cars ahead of caboose westbound a couple of miles west of Wyocena. Actually a 1906 truckside on a NYC carload of coal snapped in half as we passed over the spur track s... (more)
There was a train that came from Austin,MN.to Lacrosse with four SW1's that were MU'd....looking at this photo of the 867 this was not one of the MU equipped SW1's.....If I remember correctly the ... (more)
The ALCO RSC's replacement has arrived at Lacrosse for duty. One of 15 five 38's and 10 38-2's the 356 is brand new.
A couple of veteran cupola caboose's on the east end of B'Ville's caboose track with a yard caboose made out of an old steam locomotive tender and a road caboose. I remember having that re-painted... (more)
Brand new U30C locomotives have arrived from Erie,PA. and are being taken down to the West Yard for weighing after being serviced with all fuel/water/sand and lubricants and all appliances that th... (more)
One of the Schenectady rebuilds sits on the engine track at the Lacrosse round House. When I was firing or running passenger I'd always hang out at the round house before train time.....Lacrosse w... (more)
Amtrak Mixed Train East..........
Milwaukee Road Trainmaster Bill Tyvan consults with the Roadmaster just west of Reeseville,WI..
After inspecting the power in the North Lot for our train I sit down in the Engineer's seat and aim my camera out the open back door before leaving for the West Yard.
Engineer George Rodenbeck highballs Sprint train 214 out of Portage on its mile a minute run to Chicago.