We're standing just east of the sand towers at the Milwaukee Road's Milwaukee diesel house, On four track are two new SD40-2's. On five track were a couple of GP40's and on six were some GP20's. T... (more)
Only a few months old and waiting for their next run. These SD's were definitely my favorites Milwaukee locomotives.
Photographed from the front porch of a Milwaukee Road SD40-2 the Ford train passes the Watertown,WI. depot westbound on its way to the Twin Cities.
Three SOO eastbound freights at Portage Jct. still looking like the Milwaukee after one year with Soo Line. I'm on the freight on the far right with the 143 waiting to double up from three to two ... (more)
Milw 197,186 speed 52 cars on an early morning eastbound past the small yard and station in Sparta.
Spotless Milwaukee SD40-2's 197,159 are on the point of Soo train 910 as they switch a few pulpwood gons at Trout Lake, The Soo had just bought the Milwaukee Road a couple of months before this ph... (more)
An SD-40-2 brings up the rear of MILW freight that was led by a pair of GP-9s. A CNW switcher waits off to the side for it's turn. The train is on the East leg of the wye at Westminster.