Bridge to Buncombe

The G & SW RR. traveled through Buncombe, WI.  It was built of the 3′ gauge by the Galena and Southern Wisconsin Railroad and reached Platteville, Wisconsin by January 1, 1875.A 350-foot long tunnel was constructed east of Buncombe to avoid placing the...

Railroads

Wisconsin Railroads 2019Most people “know” about railroads in Wisconsin: locomotives, cabooses, depots, train whistles, etc.  But I want to show you about the early “railroads” in Wisconsin. The ones that aren’t there anymore, or can barely be seen.I grew up next...

Everybody has a story worth telling…

...and I’d like to tell yours

Everybody has a story worth telling…

...and I’d like to tell yours