Railroad Structures in Wisconsin

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  1. Cannonshot

    Cannonshot Having a Nice Time Administrator Super Moderator

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    Watched one of these giant blowers in town today. They were blowing crusty snow out of the switches along the main line. Pretty powerful air flow. Ballast was flying as well.

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    I'm late to this party and should have been riding with you long ago. Looks like I'm in the perfect location to give help. Lots of rail interest, a customer of the MN Rail (photos, historical dates, etc) calendar for over 20 years.
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    You are in a great spot. Looking toward to your contributions!
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    Spooner Depot, Freight Depot, and Roundhouse

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    Eagle Replica Depot Waukesha Co

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    Eau Claire Tower, Eau Claire County

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    Eau Claire County, Chippewa Valley Railroad

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    Altoona Depot and Yard, Eau Claire County

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    Eau Claire Soo Line Bridge, Eau Claire County

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    Eau Claire, Chicago & Northwestern Bridge

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    Milwaukee Road Bridge, Eau Claire

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    High Bridge, Eau Claire

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    Little Ammericka, Dane County

    Little Ammericka has a home built railroad that operates in the amusement park - both steam and diesel power.

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    New track work going on.

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    Madison Roundhouse, Dane County

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    Madison Yard, Dane County

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    C&NW Baggage Depot, Madison, Dane County

    Now a Madison Gase & Electric building.

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    Madison Freight Depot, Dane County

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    Madison Passenger Depot Dane County

    TimCC knocked this off earlier.

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    Basco Depot, Dane County

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    The depot was moved from the tracks to another location in town. This is the closest thing I could find resembling a station.
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    They did still have the old general store and adjoining dance hall still standing.
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    StewartTunnel, Green County

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    I could feel cool air flowing out of the tunnel and down the trail as I approached.
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    Richard Kundert's picture of the Stewart Tunnel back in the day.
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