A Mechanic from Butler Diesel Shop and the Engineer of train 495 discuss a problem between the ALCO's before the train can leave for the Twin Cities.
Chicago & North Western’s Proviso to Itasca freight makes a pick up at Butler Yard in a Wisconsin snowstorm on January 10, 1993. After merging into the Union Pacific, the long-standing C&NW yard o... (more)
A worker at Chicago & North Western’s Butler Yard locomotive facility uses a high pressure air line to clear the switches of snow on a cold February 21, 1993.
The crew of FRV 1701 has completed its' run from Green Bay to CNW's Butler (Milwaukee) yard and is ready to head to the yard office after tying down their train. This train used the ex CNW Airline... (more)
Ex-NYC 3030 and Adam...….
CNW 5512 shares space with BN 7265 at the engine facility in Butler (Milwaukee), WI in January of 1984. Unfortunately, this UP facility has recently closed.
47 years ago this photo of two TR2B's or what I called "HUMP B-UNITs" was not unusual at Butler Yard........but on July 25/26,2019 the UP steam schedule states that the BIG BOY 4014 may ... (more)
47 years ago this photo of two FM's side by side was not unusual at Butler Yard........but on July 25/26,2019 the UP BIG BOY will be there......NOW THAT'S UNUSUAL!!