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SW1 CMO 55 Hudson, WI1180 viewsOmaha Road SW-1 #55 at Hudson, WI on June 30, 1960. This locomotive later became CNW 1207 (2nd) and later CNW 616. This unit is now on display at Oelwein, IA. Original photographer unknown, Mike Guss collection44444
(11 votes)
Third Ward Yards Milwaukee, WI2626 viewsThis photo taken off the Milwaukee River Bridge shows the coaling tower, roundhouse, Chicago-bound Budd RDC cars, and tower. The interlocking switches were controlled by the bridge operator. The tower was used by the signal maintainers. Photo, circa 1953, J. D. Ingle’s collection, submitted by J. H. Yanke44444
(11 votes)
H16-66 1903 Escanaba, MI1518 viewsTwo FM H16-66 units are westbound back to the mines with ore empties at Escanaba, MI. D. Ingles photo, 7-17-1969. Submitted by J. H. Yanke44444
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Model CNW H-1 Northern #30272987 viewsSecond Place in the 2005 model contest in Mason City. HO Model by Jim Broughton.44444
(10 votes)
No. 508 Madison, WI1908 viewsClass E2B Pacific 2904 has just arrived with train No. 508 at Madison. Stan Mailer photo, 4-1951. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection44444
(10 votes)
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C44-9W 8646 Dekalb IL1260 viewsRainy October 24, 2003 found CNW 8646 leading a westbound stacker under the coal tower at Dekalb, IL. Photo by Jerry Krug.44444
(9 votes)
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Bridge - Milwaukee, WI Swing Bridge, south of Downtown1613 viewsThis swing bridge is located just south of downtown Milwaukee. When the line was connected through to the north, passenger trains in both directions used this bridge to and from the Milwaukee (lakefront) depot. With no depot and no customers anymore to the north of this bridge, its days may be numbered. Taken from the northwest side by Jerry Krug on February 12, 2003.44444
(9 votes)
Box Car CNW 543253 Rochelle, IL1055 viewsThe Northwestern bought several box cars from the Norfolk Western. This photo was taken in Rochelle, IL 1/9/94 by Ron Christensen44444
(8 votes)
SD40-2 6832 Racine, WI1190 viewsSD40-2 6832 and GP7 4483 haul the Circus train westward through Racine on the Old Line towards Milwaukee. Mike Patrick photo, 7-10-1991.44444
(8 votes)
MP15 1314 Lodi, WI1641 viewsA special ferry train for the Mid Continent Railroad Museum departs from Lodi after an inspection stop. Photo by R. W. Brown, 6-21-1992. Submitted by Mike Patrick.44444
(8 votes)
GP7 4104 Jones Island Milwaukee, WI1355 viewsGP7 4104 and SOO Line’s Milw Road SD7 534 work side by side on Jones Island in Milwaukee. Jim H. Yanke photo, 2-27-1990.44444
(8 votes)
Going away shot of PRBFA at Buffalo Gap, SD on 8-13-85 Photo by RJW.jpg
GP35 850 Buffalo Gap, SD1398 viewsGoing away shot of PRBFA at Buffalo Gap, SD on 8-13-85
Photo by R. J. Williams
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