The 1944 Milwaukee Road S3 is in charge of a Friends of the 261 Trip seen here passing over Market Avenue on the TCWR Glencoe Sub. for a Fall Color Excursion out of Minneapolis Jct. to Glencoe and... (more)
The MILW 261 on the old Milwaukee Road for a fall excursion, looking every bit of classic Hiawatha as the train passes through the town of Cologne.
TCW 2300 east heads towards its namesake Twin Cities on a fine late spring morning. The TCW route is the former Milwaukee Road mainline to the west of Minneapolis.
Chilly temperatures made for a nice plume of steam as the 261 made a break-in run between Minneapolis and Glencoe, MN on the former Milwaukee Road transcontinental mainline. Here she's seen just ... (more)
Looks great, Smells good and muddy roads.
Lake Superior Railroad Museum and Twin Cities & Western Railroad passenger special to celebrate the TC&W’s 20th anniversary. This excursion ran from Chanhassen to Hector, MN on TC&W’s former Milw... (more)
This unit coal train ran over the BNSF as the C-SCMREN and was handed off to the Twin Cities & Western this afternoon for the trip to Renville, MN.
Pete Lerro's 261 charter last year. The beautiful matched consist of vintage passenger equipment was about as big an attraction as the beautiful 4-8-4. As an old timer, it is interesting how litt... (more)
This image is from Pete Lerro's great 261 charter on the Twin Cities & Western with this perfectly matched MILW consist. I like this picture but the smoke is all wrong. There was a 10 mph track r... (more)
Several people participating in the Lerro Productions getting photos of the MILW 261 going away on one of many great photo run-by's
Clear skies, a steam engine, and a brightly painted passenger consist - who could ask for more?
Milwaukee 261 steams west through the highway 43 crossing, heading for a weekend photo charter
Milwaukee 261 charges past the site of the old Augusta depot, while two farm kids watch from their Ford tractor.