The 4 Spot is gliding downgrade, getting a rest before having to stomp uphill once more to get home to Laona with a train full of passengers having just experienced the Camp 5 Museum.
Union Pacific 4014, on the Wisconsin leg of its Midwestern Tour, hustles under the C&NW Coaling Tower at Clyman Jct.
Laona And Northern No.4, commonly known as the "Four Spot". eases out of Connor Farm with a load of returning passengers to Snyders Landing Depot, on the Lumberjack Steam Train.
CN L533, with GTW 5850 doing the honors, pauses at the Country Visions Coop near Chilton to spot two hoppers before continuing on to Chilton and finishing the day.
IC 3138 pulls ahead to gain some headroom so he can drop his empties at the Thilmany Paper Mill and head back to Neenah.
After pulling its cut of boxcars and woodchip hoppers ahead for headroom, GTW 4616 and train pause on the ancient ex-C&NW bridge over the Fox River to wait for the conductor to throw back the swit... (more)
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