Welcome to the CNWHS Photo Gallery!

The C&NWHS invites you to post C&NW and related railroad photos. Like to add your photos?

Most viewed
No. 518 "Dakota 400 Tunnel City, WI3409 viewsNo. 518, the "Dakota 400 is approaching the Tunnel at Tunnel City, WI, pulled by a GP7. Circa 1960. Collection of Bob Baker
Suburban Trains Crystal Lake, IL3350 viewsSuburban trains laying over at Crystal Lake. The eastward and westward main lines are between the trains. Bob Baker photo, 6-1972.
GP40 5502 Loves Park, IL3345 viewsGP40 5502 at Loves Park, IL on the old KD line. Photo taken December 20, 1988. Submitted by Brian Landis.
No. 601 Milwaukee, WI3325 viewsTrain #601, pulled by a GP7, has departed the Milwaukee station and is passing Chase Yard on its way to Madison, WI. Joe Barth photo, 11-8-1953. Submitted by J. H. Yanke.

CNW 8816 Butler 062603 topside.jpg
AC4400CW 8816 Butler, WI3297 viewsCNW #8816 was found at Butler Yard on May 6, 2003. Photo taken from Hampton Ave. bridge by Jerry Krug
No. 162X Green Bay, WI3283 viewsNo. 162X will depart Green Bay at 2:15 PM for Chicago, May 1968, via Sheboygan for Chicago. Train numbers with X were operated on a temporary basis. Arnie Burchardt collection, submitted by J. H. Yanke.
No639 100_1220dpi.jpg
E 639 Central St. Evanston, IL3266 viewsNo 639 is southbound, slowing to stop at Central St with substantial mid-day local. Pulling 5 cars "backwards" there are 3 coaches, a combine and baggage car, displaying the CNW procedure of only turning the locomotive at the end of the run. I'm guessing it's a hot summer day, note the passenger in the second car with his head fully out, maybe to get a breath of fresh air in, not to mention the engineer in this 1953 photo. Photo taken by Richard A. Greene from the collection of Stuart Greene.
H-1 3019 Tama, IA3242 viewsThis photo of Class H-1 3019 was taken by Ernest Sevde in 1950. The train is eastbound through the narrows fromed by the Iowa river and the bluffs of the Sac and Fox settlement in Tama, Iowa. Price collection
No. 147X Milwaukee, WI3232 viewsNo. 147X, with E7 5018B, has just arrived from Chicago and will terminate at the lakefront station in Milwaukee. Tom Hoffmann photo, 1-28-1966.
Depot Milwaukee, WI3219 viewsThe Milwaukee depot was built on the Lake Michigan shoreline in 1889. It was demolished in 1966 when the C&NW began using the new Milwaukee Road Station. In this scene, train #149 is ready to depart for Green Bay. Photo by Russ Porter, January, 1964. Submitted by J. H. Yanke
F3 4065A North Fond du Lac, WI3205 viewsF3 4065A was built in 1947 and had 1500 HP. The C&NW purchased 40 F3's from EMD. This photo was taken at North Fond du Lac by Russ Porter 7-28-57. The unit trailing is an Alco FB-2. Submitted by J. H. Yanke
Business Car #402 Bertram, ia..jpg
Business Car 402 Bertram, Iowa3185 viewsCNW Business Car #402 is on the rear end of the #1385 steam special that ran over the Iowa Division from Clinton to Boone, Iowa and return in September of 1982. Photo at Bertram, Iowa by R J Williams
2353 files on 197 page(s) 4