A long view of the CN yard at Proctor, MN. Engine facility is on the middle left and the car repair shop is middle right.
What was once strictly an ore staging yard for the mines of northern Mi... (more)
A long look at Proctor Yard. DMIR 215 sits for the afternoon. A close look shows brand new ES44s passing Missabe 215.
EJ&E's Bicentennial contribution is gleaming in the summer sun while on display at a U.S. Steel open house in Gary. Notice the white-painted air hoses on the unit.
IAIS SD38-2 151 leads a excursion train south through Sparland, heading for Chillicothe.
On Saturday, September 13th, 2014, the Iowa Interstate Railroad made four round trips between Henry, IL and Chillicothe, IL running a special 8-car passenger excursion for the families, railfans a... (more)
Canadian National Freeport local has arrived at Rockford working remaining East Side industrial area.
Iowa Interstate 151 gets ready to depart Henry with an excursion to raise money for the local fire departments in Henry, Sparland and Chillicothe while a US Army bi-plane buzzes around overhead.
The first passenger train to run this line in 40 years makes a stop at Chillicothe for passengers awaiting a trip north to Henry
The IAIS excursion heads north into Henry with a sharp SD38-2 bringing up the rear.
The passenger excursion passes through Sparland.
The Iowa Interstate excursion passes by the nicely restored Rock Island depot in Chillicothe.
With an SD38-2 on each end, the eight car excursion is headed back north to Henry.
At the west end of Neff Yard in KC, MO, light BNSF power rolls west past a UP yard job, led by the UPY #844. Regardless of the paint job, I love the look of the GP30 carbody, and BNSF's H3 paint... (more)