One of the CP Locals climbs the 2.2% out of the Mississippi river valley across the last ex-Milwaukee Road wooden trestle still in operation.......prior to the late 1890's this was the only way in... (more)
The North Coast Hiawatha makes it's station stop at Portage,WI......
A detouring North Coast Hiawatha on the wooden trestle at the Hubbleton marsh westbound headed to Madison where it will turn north on Milwaukee Road's M&P line to Portage where it will regain the ... (more)
We're in the clear on the Patrol at 3rd St on the house track while train 247 the CTH&SE train from Louisville(came up the L&N from the CNO&TP yard in Louisville)flies through town at between 50&6... (more)
The rear of train 213/99 sits just east of the Fox River at Portage JCT.........chamging crews on the headend.
Stopped at E.Rio making a PU on train 255 with slug set from LINES WEST.
Every once in awhile a wild ass extra would run from the CTH&SE Division out of Indiana of all coal for the University of Wisconsin......this was when common sense still prevailed before the commi... (more)