On a bright fall morning, 261 heads west with the excursion train to Glencoe past the iconic farm in Augusta. This was probably the most photographed farm in the state this weekend.
No. 261 passes the farm at Augusta, Minnesota, heading for Glencoe with the Gourmet Express.
Milwaukee Road 261 westbound on the Twin Cities & Western main line at Augusta, Minn headed to Winthrop MN on its annual fall colors excursion.
TCWR 2300 is pulling the passenger train west to Glencoe where the diesel will cut away at the TC&W Shop, and the steam engine will pull the consist back to Minneapolis Jct. tonight. This train i... (more)
TCWR 2300 pulls the passenger train west to Glencoe where the diesel will cut away at the TC&W Shop, and the steam engine will pull the consist back to Minneapolis Jct. tonight. This train is run... (more)
Milwaukee Road 261 is on home rails as it traverses the former Milwaukee Road main line to the Pacific Coast (now operated by short line Twin Cities & Western) with the first of two fall color exc... (more)
Milwaukee 261 leads the Fall Foliage Special west of Augusta MN as it heads towards Winthrop on the MN Prairie Line.
While in route to Glencoe, MILW 261 preforms several runbys in the town of Cologne, MN. With perfect weather, MILW 261 with matching consist and the sound of her whistle rolling over the fields, w... (more)
261 steams by a rural farm in Augusta, Minnesota. Setup by Lerro Productions.
MILW 261 makes a photo run at the abandoned station of Augusta, MN on the Twin Cities & Western. Note the all-Milwaukee Road painted consist.