CN 2905 is the DPU on a eastbound intermodal through Ackerville, WI.
2001, A Space Odyssey? Not quite, but WSOR 2001 switches the interchange in Ackerville, WI in October of 2003. The GP/SW make for a strange pair.
CN 3045 is slowing for a meet at Ackerville as the WSOR local from Horicon accelerates for Milwaukee. The WSOR crews swap trains at Horicon. This is one of my favorite going away shots.
CN 3045 is slowing for a meet at Ackerville as the WSOR local from Milwaukee switches the interchange in the background. The WSOR mainline to Milwaukee is on the right.
WSOR L249 works the CN interchange at Ackerville, before heading back to Milwaukee.
Stacks and racks at Ackerville as Q119 works north just before sunset past M348 in the siding.
An extra manifest train from Symington, AB, to Memphis, TN, works pass a Q191 in the siding at Ackerville. This heavy manifest train is running 2x2 DP-ed as it makes the long trip from Canada to t... (more)
The Horicon, WI, to Janesville, WI, manifest train had a bunch of problems this morning at Slinger. Broken rail and a bad order car cause this train to need a 2nd crew to finish the trip to Janesv... (more)
The Roberts Bank Terminal, BC, to Flat Rock, MI, Q-train rolls south thru Ackerville with the CN 8800 on the point and the CN 2236 on the rear end in DP mode. This train sometimes terminates at Ma... (more)
A freshly painted SD60 blows out a bit of carbon as it brings a long stacker up the main at Ackerville.
Two generations of SD70 bring a manifest north in the late afternoon.
Fade To Blue- It's raining trains as blue hour sets in. M345/M336 and WSOR's T9 are all moving under the cover of coming night.
Late in the day, WSOR's T004 cruises through Ackerville, along the CN's Waukesha Sub. The train is about 20 miles from home rails at Waukesha.
A clean WSOR Geep leads a not so spiffy ex SP GP35 west on WC trackage rights near Ackerville.
Two Wisconsin Central F45s team up with a new SP AC4400CW on train No. 45 at Ackerville, Wisconsin, on June 11, 1996.