ICG SW9 no. 455 and a vintage IC caboose idle between switching chores at Dubuque, IA on a balmy January day in 1976.
Adam Farence Photo
The Dubuque switcher waits in front of the Dubuque Yard office, one part of the Milwaukee Road shops. At the time the SOO still served several local small business. Somewhere I have slides of the... (more)
Somewhat odd leader passes thru Dubuque on a southbound CP sand train. CP runs alot of these sand trains from the BNSF at KC to loading facilities around Tunnel City, WI, and then back to the BNSF... (more)
After I got off work, I heard the CP train B39 tone up the CN RTC to get lights from Wood to Dubuque Junction. So I grabbed a shot of them passing by the CN depot at Jones Street, where I just lef... (more)
The daily Waterloo to Kirk Yard freight train is working down grade into Center Grove. The CN snakes its way down from Peosta into the Mississippi River Valley at Dubuque. Here the train crosses t... (more)
This scene can be common in the evening hours with 338. Here 338 has pulled up as far they can waiting for the drawbridge or the BNSF to take them east out of Dubuque. It's common for 338 to get s... (more)
I left for work early with incoming snow storm. When got to Dubuque the L565, the Manchester Turn Local, was finishing his switching to lineup 338's pickup. The 2447 I shot couple days ago on 563... (more)
A CSX leader leads a CN train around the bend westbound in Dubuque
CC&P 7989 brings a train past a watchman's tower in Dubuque in Oct of 1989. This scene does not look like this anymore as a new highway has been built to the left of the tracks.
Ex-SP 4617 BLT 1953 ex-Crandic 96 at the SOO yard in Dubuque going to grain shipper.
The daily Manchester Turn begins the day by putting their train together at Dubuque Yard. A large 51 car train heading out, and only 20 cars coming back. Once back to Dubuque, the cars get switche... (more)
Ex-IC SD40A at Dubuque.
Ex-CRI&P 537. It's Dubuque Sand and Gravel not DCR.