No. 12 was sabotaged by someone removing a rail on a curve just before a fill on a downgrade at Mile 4 during the night. The 2 Canadian Pacific hoists were leased at $10,000 per day per hoist and ... (more)
A set of Santa Fe F units in Dearborn Station. Taken on Kodachrome II film from the Roosevelt Road overpass.
A head on wreck caused by one train overrunning the meet at Gilchrist. I heard on the radio that "2 westbound trains collided head on" (accuracy in the media!) so I highballed across the border (I... (more)
This was part of the making of the movie "Stay Tuned" using Fillmore & Western's 2-8-0 on the Copper Basin near Florence. This scene is at "Hellhole" as the Devil's Engine 666 hits a dynamite wago... (more)
A "dummy" wheelset is being installed to replace a bad set that had a burned out bearing.
Santa Fe's U28CG's arriving at Dearborn Station. Taken on Kodachrome II film from the Roosevelt Road overpass.
No. 12 derailed at Mile 4 account sabotage (someone removed a rail) but no one was hurt...the lead engine stayed upright. 2 CPR hoists and the ACR hoist are moving the 182 in preparation for re-ra... (more)
Waiting for the next cold winter at the roundhouse in clean fresh Big Sky Blue paint.
Southbound passenger train at the Station in Dwight, IL. Taken on Kodachrome II film with a Miranda G camera.
A EMD re-engined DL109 taken from the Roosevelt Road overpass.
Here is another view of the head on wreck at Gilchrist - see photo 401114 for more details.
A classic small town scene in Upper Michigan with a passenger train and REA trucks. I shot this on Kodachrome II film at the age of 15. Everything in this photo is now gone - the engines, station ... (more)
A transfer engine at the MN&S shop. Taken with Kodachrome II film and a Miranda G camera.
A pair of F units on a hazy summer day.
A E7A is at the old Milwaukee Road Station in Milwaukee on a hot hazy summer day.
Kodachrome II film exposed in a Kodak Rangefinder camera.