A time-honored tradition: a mother sees her daughter and a friend off on a Chicago-bound Hiawatha at the Sturtevant, Wisconsin station.
Threatening skies gave way to torrential rains in Sturtevant, Wisconsin. I huddled under the depot roof to shoot this northbound freight. You can see the water streaming down from the overflowing ... (more)
The rain has let up and the sun peeks through the clouds as a southbound Hiawatha Service train approaches the Sturtevant, Wisconsin, station. Scanned from a slide, taken when I was 16.
A manifest flies toward Bensenville as the 4450 rests on the wye.
SOO GP38-2 4445 occupies the southeast leg of the wye at Sturtevant Jct.
The CP Holiday Train sits at the Amtrak station in Sturtevant. CP did a dang nice job this year.
Hiawatha heading to Milwaukee with recent repaint 90221 tagging along for the ride.
The last train... After many years of serving as Amtrak and Milw Roads passenger depot it has come to and end for this depot. Train 341 is the last official amtrak train to stop at the depot.
The end of an era; the final passenger train to stop at Sturtevant's 1902-vintage station.
On the evening of August 13, 2006, Amtrak train 341, led by locomotive 131, sits at the green westbound signal (compass north) in Sturtevant. In less than one minute, its departure will signal the... (more)
Amtrak Hiawatha service Milwaukee to Chicago rolls south towards Chicago after picking up passengers at Sturtevant
Amtrack Hiawatha service Chicago to Milwaukee stops for passengers at Sturtevant
Westbound CP freight is greated by the sunrise
The 261 dinner train has just backed onto the wye, and is waiting to pull forward.
Making sure that 261's drivers don't climb the rails this crewmember watches intently as the engine backs around the wye at Sturtevant. The flangeways have been pregreased, the move comes off wit... (more)