What one would think is 2 ore trains meeting in the UP of Michigan, is actually a meet at Rock siding on CNW's Adams Line in southern Wisconsin. These seasonal ore trains would run from Duluth/Sup... (more)
For the first time on Wisconsin Rails under it own power, Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 passes underneath the Hoard Rd. bridge as it thunders through the small town of Ashippun WI.
4014 left Adams this morning and is nearing Milwaukee and Butler Yard for the nights stopover.
CNW 6871 disturbs the sleepy little town of Ashippun, WI in January of 1990.
UP 7268 leads an eastbound coal train thru Ashippun, WI in a scene typical of America's Dairyland.
Kilroy peeks over a sticker as the eastbound Z train departs Rock Siding after passing a loaded sand train.
The Triple Crown train to St. Paul is about a third into it's journey on UP rails as it nears Rock Siding on a beautiful afternoon.
As storms roll east, Big MACs thunder west with the Proviso-St. Paul manifest.
Not long after the UP takeover, this westbound Adams line train passes under an old wood overpass at Rock siding west of Ashippun, WI. Apart from the lighter rail on the siding this scene retains ... (more)
With MPRSS neatly tucked away in the siding at Rock. MSSPR resumes its journey east towards Chicago. Next stop will be butler to drop a couple units off and get a new crew.