Milwaukee Road's hottest the XL Special slams through the west end of Voltz at 70mph with autos for the west coast. 1972 was a good year for the Milwaukee with a lot of brand new locomotives and g... (more)
Amtrak's westbound North Coast Hiawatha approaches the west switch at Voltz a couple miles east of Richwood,WI. on its journey from Chicago to Seattle. Photo taken from the top of an eastbound sig... (more)
A pair of Big Red ES44s bring a manifest through the quiet town of Richwood as a local looks on from his house.
Have you ever considered a snowmobile as a chase vehicle?
An ICE-powered train heads east nearing Watertown.
Amtrak's Empire Builder flashes past Richwood.
Broadside at Richwood.
After the smoke of MILW 261 east clears this location, CP gets back to the business of moving freight, as illustrated by this unit train on the move out of Watertown, WI.
The perfect ending to a perfect day. CP's brand new GEVO looks like candy as it leads SOO SD60 6009 and a loaded coal train eastward in the fading light.
I had a hunch that the ex-MILW bandit would be leading this train today, and was rewarded with this image as the train makes the approach to Watertown.
CP action is recorded in the tiny hamlet of Richwood on a 50 degree Friday afternoon in January. Behind the coal car is about 3300' of mixed manifest.
With a fresh layer of snow on the ground the CP train passes the corner of Link and First St. This is a nice spot to shoot EB's in the afternoon, especially the wintertime, as the tracks here are... (more)
Sulfur train destined to CSX