Milwaukee Road Engineer Lonnie Maves PHOTOG..........Bingen/Farence Collection....
One of two, 40' Boxcars sit in a pasture on the East side of town. I'm assuming they are former grain service boxes, but I am not certain.
Harlowton, MT, was the Eastern end of the Milwaukee's Montana Electrification. E57B was working the yard on a hot August afternoon in 1971. Today, this is a barren right of way.
Built by MILW, and used at the Deer Lodge roundhouse to pull Box Cabs out to the turntable. Ran off a really big extension cord! Now on display at Harlowton's old depot. There is just enough tra... (more)
Built 1916; retired in 1974 and donated to the city for permanant display in downtown park.