We're stopped at Fall River,WI. probably waiting on a westbound so we can crossover and use the westward track to Watertown,WI..
We're stopped at 17th Street crossing in Milwaukee,WI.. While the Head Brakeman speaks with a couple of buffs I'll get a couple of shots as our train waits to get clearance through the Milwaukee D... (more)
Yep...that's me 38 years ago...must have been the Head Brakeman that got the photo...but I don't remember who it was.
We're stopped west of Pewaukee,WI. with a high reading from the hot box detector located a couple of miles to the west. While the brakeman is back checking the train I'll get a few pics and enjoy ... (more)
Milwaukee extra 2035 east is about to duck under Wisconsin Hy 33 at Portage Jct. as it slows to pick up its rear end crew at the Portage depot. This train started in Tacoma,WA. and will end its jo... (more)
A lot of activity around this locomotive consist as one of the eastbound Tacoma/Chicago trains has an SD7 to set out here for the "Old Line." Both the inbound and outbound crews have banded togeth... (more)
Milwaukee Road Tacoma/Chicago hotshot 264 just west of Silver a few miles west of the crew change at Portage,WI.. There were about 15 crew changes from the coast to Chicago at the time and Portage... (more)
Tacoma,WA./Chicago,IL. hotshot 264 is stopped at the Mud Lake crossovers in Portage,WI. to PU/SO in the yard. But first things first as the westbound Amtrak #9 the North Coast Hiawatha comes in to... (more)