Just pulling out of town and with temps in the 70's the trees will leaf out soon I hope.
Crossing the Turkey River and passing under the Flag that some Vets put up years ago.
DM&E train 170 (M-SPKC) heads south over the Turkey River Bridge. Crews are still working to replace the temporary structure put in place during 2007 after a derailment took out the south end of ... (more)
With echos rebounding off the bluffs as the ECSCC passes thru Guttenburg
After being parked at Marquette on 12/31/2008, the MSPKC finally heads south after the holidays.
The last IC&E Employee Fall Color Tour heads south towards Guttenberg, IA after meeting the MCCHU at Eckards siding. Will the CP cancel this excursion next year?
The third and last southbound out of Marquette, IA on October 4th crosses the Turkey River Bridge south of Guttenberg. There is plenty of evidence of the rebuilding project necessitated by a dera... (more)
Crossing under the US flag on a remote bluff at the Turkey River Bridge that was washed out in the flood of 08
One of four engines wrecked on July 9, 2008 when a boulder fell onto the tracks south of Guttenberg, IA.
2 more of the 4 that went in to the Mississippi river on the Jul 9 Looks like scrap to me
Named unit Don Cook the DME 6077 and 3 others on Jul 9, hit a bolder and put some of them in the Mississippi river. Scrap now
Loaded unit grain train from Mason City, IA - Kansas City passes a little league ball diamond and the fall colors in Guttenberg.
Unit Grain Train from Mason City, IA - Kansas City. (Canon EOS20D, 16-35mm f/2.8L USM)
Southbound merchandise train passing through town.