Milwaukee 545 on its shake down run ready to turn at Watertown,WI. back to Milwaukee. The trip has been successful so far with a lite train but going east we'll have some tonnage for it to sink it... (more)
We're stopped at Watertown,WI. with a fresh from rebuild SD10. The Milwaukee would get a unit out of the back shops and place it in captive service to get the bugs out. Captive service meaning the... (more)
We're stopped at Third Street in Watertown,WI.. It appears we've got one of the new SD rebuilds on a shake down run. Normally we'd only have the GP9 but today our consist has swelled. We'll set ou... (more)
While the Con is in at Aunt Nellies I get off to shoot one of my favorite 300 series geeps. When I hired out on the Milwaukee trains 83 and 263 and 264 and 72 had five unit lash ups of GP9's. Ther... (more)
We're getting an early quit on the Watertown Patrol today as its still day light out. Normally its a 16 hour job but today its a short 12 hour day. I remember as a young Hogger I really enjoyed th... (more)
Here's a colorful house by the tracks.
SOO power handles the Watertown Patrol today, heading back to base at Portage, about 35 miles ahead.