We're stopped on the westward main at Harwood Ave.just outside of Milwaukee right around dawn in Wauwatos,WI.. The DS had crossed us over at Duplainville to run wrong main to Grand Avenue. The rea... (more)
MILW U36C no. 5802 handles a set out and pick up at Milwaukees's yard at Black River Jct. Here the train is using Pacific Coast trackage as a yard lead as it passes by the BN owned tower that prto... (more)
Milwaukee Road 5802 handles some switching duties at their Black River yard after descending Snoqualmie Pass into the Puget Sound region. The train will set out cars for Seattle, and pick up any f... (more)
A long way from Chehalis or Bellingham,WA.EH STEVE....we came into Portage after being up all night on the 5802.....instead of going to the hotel and getting some well deserved rest I'm out chasin... (more)
A Milwaukee Road westbound transcontinental freight has pulled onto Pacific Coast Railway trackage at Black River Junction, south of Seattle. The train is switching cars at its Black River Yard be... (more)
MILW 5802 leads another big GE, and SD40-2 and an SD45 into Black River Jct. along Milwaukee's Black River yard in Tukwila, just south of Seattle. This location was where the branch into Seattle, ... (more)
Milwaukee Road train 255 westbound passing Silver Lake on the west side of Portage,WI..
Three GE's come off the dock at Portage,WI. for a westbound train during a typical Wisconsin winter.
After spending all night on this thing I had to chase and get some photos between Portage and Lewiston,WI.. Just west of Portage the Head Brakeman will try to start the 5802 so at least they will ... (more)