On another gorgeous summer afternoon, WSOR 4002 leads the L563 job into Rock Springs to do some work.
Wisconsin and Southern HJ Horicon to Janesville freight is at Iron Ridge, Wisconsin, on August 3, 2005. Two EMD SD40-2s power the train that includes E9 10C trailing right behind the power.
Westbound on the roll to Prairie du Chein, T7 is finished with their work in Middleton.
Looks like deer hunting season in Wisconsin. The Prairie job heads into the hills of western Dane County.
Waiting for a timeslot on the Fox Lake Sub., WSOR's nightly train from Clearing Yard in Chicago to Janesville, WI waits out the evening's run of Metra activity before heading for the dairy state. ... (more)
WSOR tonnage cuts through the countryside between Madison and Janesville.
Tractors of another kind.
WSOR rolls through Stoughton, passing a cut of cars setout for Furseth Grain, a seasonal corn/soybean loadout.
The snow from recent blizzards is pilled high enough to come up past the trucks on this SD40
An extra from Janesville makes a one car set-out at Belden. This portion of WSOR's mainline rarely sees a train in daylight....
The last run of the Wisconsin & Southern Circus Train is loaded near the Circus World Museum in Baraboo. SD40-2 4002 shuffles cars in the small yard. Scanned from slide, taken when I was 16.
Wisconsin and Southern's Chicago-Janesville train waits for a signal to get out of Clearing Yard and begin the sprint to Fox Lake then the 10mph journey to Janesville.
WSOR readies a set of power for a run in nice February storm light.
In an unusual maneuver, 4002 and its train of ballast hoppers backs all the way from the Ohio River bridge to Howell Yard, here passing a southbound led by an unpainted CSX ES44.