Iowa Interstate's Rock Island Heritage unit leads the daily Blue Island to Council Bluffs train through Marseilles Illinois past the restored depot.
This is IAIS's daily Blue Island, IL to Council Bluffs, IA freight. Seen here passing, a beautifully restored ex Rock Island passenger depot, around 10pm.
I set out to do some night shooting knowing that both Iowa Interstate train's had good power leading. This one here had the IAIS 516 leading but while heading across the Blue Island sub a tree jum... (more)
Always nice to see standard cab unit leading road freights.
The Iowa Pacific special passes the nicely restored Rock Island depot in Marseilles.
IAIS 516 roll's past the old Rock Island depot just after the midnight hour!!!!
Westbound IAIS 505 races by the old Rock Island depot at Marseilles, IL
DME 6360 East leads CSX train Q556 past the Rock Island depot at Marseilles, IL.
Bureau to Blue Island train No. 216 passes the depot at Marseilles, ILL. This depot has been well cared for over the years and still makes a fine backdrop for photos of Iowa Interstate trains.
The ethanol train passes one of the many CSX sets of power on the New Rock Sub....
BICB Blue Island to Council Bluffs rolls past the restored Rock Island depot.
The westbound roadfreight passes the old Rock Island depot in Marseilles. The IAIS operates on ex-RI trackage across Illinois and Iowa, and the railroad honors its history with a logo similar to ... (more)
Mixed freight heading for Chicago.
The east train passes the beautifully restored Rock Island depot in Marseilles.
Chicago bound mixed freight passes Old Rock Island station