A rare Saturday Grain Extra on the Reedsburg Sub with WSOR 2052 and 3802(GP38) and 16 WSOR grain hoppers as they are loaded. It is a slow, slow process, with the train barely moving in the time I ... (more)
In the late afternoon sun, WSOR 2053, the WSOR's operation lifesaver unit leans into a curve on it's way into Rock Springs WI. I hadn't realized just how super elevated this curve is until I took ... (more)
The WSOR's Local up the Reedsburg Sub slowly passes over the Baraboo River jusr outside of Rock Springs WI, on his way to the end of the line at Reedsburg.
grex train at rock springs being loaded with chips.
Wisconsin & Southern loading 50 cars of Rock for the UP.
The MALPM continues it's journey into Rock Springs WI. This is the home of the Famous Pink Lady ballast, used by the CNW and now the UP and WSOR.
The Rock Train backs a cut of Ballast cars into the passing siding before going to load more.
The MALPM/Rock Train rolls into Rock Springs. One of the Biggest Commidities that the WSOR tends to ship from customers on line to customers on line if Grain. The Co-op shown here is one of those ... (more)
The Power on today's ballast train drifts back towards the loading tower and the second cut of their cars to be loaded.
The ballast trains are owned by the UP, but WSOR crews bring them on their trackage from Janesville, WI to Rock Springs and back, and load them for the UP.
UP 2984 pulls a long string of ballast cars through the loader. Rock Springs is the home of the famous "pink lady" rock.
WSOR operated. UP run thru loaded ballast train ready for it's return trip to Janesville, WI. Notice the happy gong bell. =)