User Profile: Quakerengr
||Started MOW for BN in 1978, hiring out in Rockford, Il. Transferred hostler Galesburg, Il April 1979, Engrs program May '79, passed exam Nov'79. Forced from Burg to Aurora, Il July 1980, wherein I bid a switch engine in Rockford, Il my hometown. This was my first engineer assignment, working the Quaker Oats Dog food plant in Rkfd. thus my moniker, Quaker engr.
Was recalled to N. La Crosse, Wi in 1987, spent rest of my career here..Retired July 2017, after 39 fun filled yrs on BN then BNSF