Seen while out biking this evening. A fitting sight for the end of a beautiful summer day.
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I had planned on documenting the sunset tonight. The clouds however, had a plan of their own.
Happy solstice everyone!
An old ticket window like this makes me wonder about all the people that passed through this train station. What were their stories? Where were they headed?
The Illinois Railway Museum has a fine collection of restored rolling stock. But I found their fleet of rusty and corroded steam locomotives to be much more fascinating.
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This E9 diesel locomotive was manufactured in 1961, and originally served on the Milwaukee Road’s long-distance Hiawatha passenger service, traveling at speeds up to 95mph.
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I love the look of red barns. In summer, they combine with lush greens and blue skies to make a perfect color palette. In winter, they contrast beautifully against the snow covered ground. All barns should be red.
This red barn is outside of London, Wisconsin, in Jefferson County.