GRYR 2651 slowly creeps south through the Mississippi pastures as it eases past the old Fly Timber Co. lead in between Como and Sardis, MS.
MILW 362 is about to hammer the Soo Line crossing at Duplainville, WI in February of 1984. The tower and the Milwaukee Road are gone but this is still one of the busiest crossings in Wisconsin, no... (more)
The Dubuque local out to Manchester and back has departed Dubuque at 15:40 with 40 cars. The job spends the 1st 35 minutes climbing out of the Mississippi River Valley towards Peosta. Here at Juli... (more)
As the bluffs of the Mississippi River swallow up the sun for the night, one of BNSF's "Smurf" EMD GP38-2s lead West Quincy based road switcher R HLA8351 09I west through Hannibal, MO's Kiwanis Pa... (more)
BNSF Rock Island Local arrives Bettendorf and will do some switching in their yard before going to Arconic(ALCOA).The green high tension tower on the right is from the days of the Clinton Davenpor... (more)
GMTX 2126 leads a Grenada Railway freight south through Como, MS past one of the many antebellum style houses lining Main Street.
IAIS 703 pulls the Brooklyn excursion west over the Big Bear Creek bridge near Victor. My dad and I were invited to ride the open platform of the IAIS business car Hawkeye where this view was take... (more)
It's nice to relax in the comforts of your car or truck and watch trains. The Charlotte - Grover local P43 works a scrap metal plant just north of downtown Grover with 5230 doing the honors.
GMTX 2642 Westbound of work depart of Port-Alfred for Arvida, a westbound.
A trio of South Shore Geeps pass under Illinois Central signals at Kensington as they prepare to make the turn onto their own mainline.
A CSX yard job from the intermodal terminal pulls past the Hopple Street Control Point with a string of loaded well cars as it switches the facility. Locomotives:CSX 2681 GP38-2
Westbound NS rack train K80 heads for Louisville with a GP38-2 leader.
Recently converted EMD GP38-2 NS 5092 leads the V79 south at Mayodan during an unusually late snowfall on the second day of Spring.