CP B-73 and BNSF 427 meet at East Moline,IL.......
CP Nitrin Local departs East Moline for end of track at Ceffco 26 miles north on the old Milwaukee Road's KC main STILL with 90lb rail from 1910!
When I got transferred to the Quad Cities back in 1991 by the CPRY John Deere was shipping about 10 combines per day out of their East Moline Plant. About 1993 Superintendent Joe Kramer and Trainm... (more)
Running on what was once the CRI&P double track.
Now that's Class!
Brand new out of NRE Silvis.