C&NW Twin Cities/Chicago hotshot passes the West Allis,WI. depot eastbound on the Belt line between Butler and St.Francis,WI.. Big ex-N&W ALCO's are in charge today.
Spring is in the air as 6707,6725 and 6706 smoke it up as they head west with 108 empties bound for Empire Mine.
Long and lanky C628 6707 awaits servicing at Escanaba roundhouse not long before a heavy thundershower.
CNW 6707,6725,6706 are headed west with empties as they blast over a hill at Rock. Up and down running and the weak elderly ore cars made train handling quite an adventure. Most of the time the ri... (more)
CNW 6707,6721,1501 head 97 loads and a caboose east at West Gladstone. The BLD/EMD 1501 is still in occasional road service but will soon be downgraded to ore yard work.
CNW 6707,6725,6706 are just south of Little Lake with 109 empties heading to Empire for another load. This is the big
Centuries last spring in ore service as they will finish out most of 1986 be... (more)