THE FIRST FM..........
The first locomotive to built at the FM plant in Beloit, WI still works as intended switching cars at its home at the Illinois Railway Museum.
Milwaukee Road 760 the first FM on the Milwaukee Road and I believe the first FM loco ever built was our rear unit in consist on this dreary day.....the R&SW Brakeman holding on to it was the top ... (more)
Milwaukee 760 leads a single sand car onto IRM property as it passes the blades at Olson Road.
Milwaukee Road Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 No. 760 pulls a Rock Island commuter coach out on the main line at the Illinois Railroad Museum in September 1984. Just repainted in fresh Milwaukee colors, N... (more)
Milwaukee Road Fairbanks-Morse H10-44 No. 760 is the first locomotive built by FM in August 1944 and is preserved at the Illinois Railroad Museum where it is showing off a new coat of paint in Sep... (more)
Milwaukee Road's first FM switcher being rebuilt at IRM Union,IL...
It's getting pretty late in the game for the FM's on the Milwaukee but here some still congregate with the first FM ever (760)on the service track with the 778 in the shadows in the foreground.
Milwaukee 760 and GB&W 2407 sit outside the Diesel Shop at IRM.
Milwaukee 760 waits for its spot for the parade of power during the 2014 Diesel Days.
Before Illinois Railway Museum's annual Diesel Days parade kicks off in the afternoon, a variety of classic locomotives including MILW 37A, an Ex-UP EMD E9A, NP ALCO S1 14, and MILW 760, the first... (more)
The first FM sits in the south lot at the Milwaukee Road's West Milwaukee Shops. The unit is preserved today at the Illinois Railway Museum.
Milwaukee's first FM and FM's first locomotive sits on one of the service tracks in front of the Milwaukee,WI. diesel house.