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Wisconsin & Southern Freight Train in Fresh Snow (editor's title)

Wisconsin & Southern snow plow train passing a jogger in McFarland, Wisconsin
Wisconsin & Southern Railroad freight train passing a rural road crossing after the first storm of the 2009-10 winter season. The storm brought 14 inches of snow to Madison, the state capitol, on December 9. The train, which operates daily from Madison to Janesville, is shown crossing Skyline Drive near Lake Kegonsa on the following day. The Wisconsin & Southern operates 700 miles of former Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific (Milwaukee Road) and Chicago & North Western trackage in southern Wisconsin and northeastern Illinois. The this route once belong to the Milwaukee Road, as did lead locomotive no. 1506, an MP15AC built by EMD by 1975.
Source Henry A. Koshollek, Stoughton, Wisconsin
Coverage Spatial, Stoughton, Wisconsin; Temporal, December 11, 2009
Rights Henry A. Koshollek
Date Created 2009-12-10
Resource Type
Extent 4.1 megapixel RAW file
Depicted Railroad
Location Madison, Wisconsin
Train Type Freight train
Equipment, Locomotive MP15AC no. 1506
Builder, locomotive Electro-Motive Division, General Motors, 1975
Creator Description Henry A. Koshollek, photojournalist, worked for the Capital Times in Madison, Wisconsin, from 1977 to 2008. He received a master's degree in art from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1991.
Collection Henry A. Koshollek Collection
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