Back in the 60's we still had a lot of old head steam Engineers working for the Milwaukee. You could always tell a steam Hogger by his use of the headlight. There were a few that still ran dark(no... (more)
While the crew on the Valley train sets some cars across at Brookfield,WI. for us I'll get a couple of shots of this unusual move. Those must have been some really hot cars to stop the Wausau trai... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Empire Builder climbs out of the Fox River sag at MP 100 west of the Brookfield depot.
Eastbound unit coal empties on their way back to Wyoming via the Milwaukee Roads Lacrosse Division/C&M Division/R&SW Division and Iowa Division. Pictured here at Brookfield,WI with our way freight... (more)
Milwaukee Road Roadmaster's new Hi-Rail follows the SRS 124 at Brookfield,WI. inspecting the westbound track. The Roadmasters name in the white shirt escapes me at this time if anyone knows please... (more)
The Ford Fast Con and our Conductor Joe Bruckner highball each other after Joe had inspected the Ford train passing the west switch of the siding at Brookfield,WI.. Soon we'll follow and chase the... (more)
The Ford Fast on the westbound track passes our little way freight tucked away in the westbound siding at Brookfield,WI..
We're in the clear on the westbound siding one mile west of Brookfield,WI. on a combined Tosa/Waukesha Patrol that at the time was going all the way to Portage. East of Watertown we'd switch the m... (more)
The Fast Ford through Brookfield,WI..
In what appears to be a late winter/early spring gloom of a day we're stopped by a red order board at Wisconsin's second oldest railroad depot. The train is from Wyoming via the Milwaukee Roads R&... (more)