A small A-B-A consist has just crossed into Missouri on the Marceline Sub. The train is about 18 miles west of Ft. Madison and is working towards KC.
This area was once a thriving station name... (more)
Monson Railroad no. 3 has just been turned on the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington's new turntable, and the crew is awaiting clearance to spot the engine for a night photo session. The icicles o... (more)
The south end of the Iowa Northern the past 30 years has been somewhat a night time operation. You will find odd ball stuff running or late trains year in and year out. As was the case in January ... (more)
The UP had a coal branch that ran south of Grand Junction, CO, out to Hawksnet, CO. The branch was 91 miles long and was built in 1902. The DRGW/SP/UP used it as a coal branch out to a few mines l... (more)