Did manage to get a few pictures yesterday. In the second picture about half the pile of split wood under the Timberwolf conveyor (RH side) was...
Still have a flip phone yet too. Sometimes call it (and it's been called) the "Gibbs phone".
Don't have any photos of the leaves yet, but I got this colorful lash-up earlier this month.
Pictures from yesterday (didn't get very many) and all were taken at Denny's.
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Won't be making this one, out of the state Thurs-Sunday.
It is hard work, but the results are worth it. That mill only gets run just this one time a year, maybe one or 2 more if someone asks the owner...
It's called Harvest Fest near River Falls, WI. Usually the same weekend the MN State Fair starts.
Back running the mill again this year at a threshing show. (Me in the orange shirt) Working on a black walnut log.
What was milled this...
I agree. Suggest getting there very early, there's quite a traveling circus following it.
UP 4014 "Big Boy" is stopping in Belle Plaine, IA on Wednesday (7/31/19). Would have been nice if it was the same time as the Iowa GTG....
UP 4014 Big Boy heading to Eau Claire, WI today (7/23/19)
Only MOW train I've seen in use was a BNSF welded rail train. 2 locomotives pulling specialty flatcars with quarter mile long sections of rail....
Here's some more of 4014. Weighs 1.25 million pounds and is 132 feet long. It's an impressive machine even when not moving.
If this works this is a horn show from a GP38-2 I got last year.
This one was on an industrial spur along the river off Warner/Childs Rd in St. Paul near Dayton's Bluff.
You should see the Cat D9 when it is on top of the coal pile behind the 2 locomotives (this is only about 1/2-2/3 of the height of the pile)....
Been out and about when it's not raining. These were down in Alma, WI.
Pictures from Sunday 5/4/19.
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Progress after about 2-3 hours work. There were 2 piles about the same size as...
Planning on it. But I'll check here and the weather first before leaving (a little before 5 am).
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