MX: The Diamond in the Middle of Lake Monona.
MX is just a shadow of what it once was. Back in the day, this was a high traffic interlocking between the Chicago & Northwestern and the Milwaukee... (more)
The Wisconsin State Capitol building looms in the distance, as WAMX 4187, the "Grow Wisconsin" locomotive, pounds the diamond at MX. Madison used to have over 20 railroad diamonds. This ... (more)
T008W passes WSOR's crane and flat car on their way into Cross Plains. This section of the Prairie sub was ravaged by flooding and washouts during 2018 storms. Due long hours of hard work by WSOR ... (more)
T008W passes the picturesque Salmo Pond which is located between Black Earth, and Cross Plains.
WAMX 4187, the "Grow Wisconsin" unit, passes a bundle of old ties that have supported many a ton over the course of their life.
WAMX 4187, 2 more ponies, and 6600 tons of grain thunder past the depot at Black Earth.
Three SD40-2s take 50 grain loads past what used to be Lake Marion before it was drained.
The last couple of months have been pretty brutal weather wise, on man, and machine here in Wisconsin. A salt stained GM built pickup truck waits as an oil covered GM built SD40-2 rolls past the d... (more)
The WSOR Grow Wisconsin unit leads a rare morning Eastbound on the Prairie Sub.