What a day makes. Yesterday I wondered why the Alco was in an easy to photograph location, this evening I found the answer.
Railroad: Relco Locomotive (RLCX)Locomotive: Alco S2Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USALocomotive #: RLCX 1063Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: January 20, 2015
While running around the Port of Milwaukee at 6:30am waiting for a ship to arrive for winter layup I managed to come across Nidera Grain's Alco S2 switcher parked at the end of the yard. Very rar... (more)
GM42 better known as the "Lake Job", shoves a cut of intermodal flats to be spotted at the ramp on Jones Island.
The rather elusive Nideria Elevator switcher is out and about this afternoon switching some hoppers around in the yard.
A veteran SW1500 takes a breather from working The Port of Milwaukee while the crew is off enjoying some lunch.