The Riverway 2006 excursion heads north back to the Quad Cities, passing the ICE's Muscatine switcher.
Memories of Daban. A pair of QJs await their next duties by the water columns at sunset.
Day two of Riverway 2006 with tripleheaded steam arrives at Rock Island.
A pair of QJ's steam literally and figuratively into the sunset on a fast-moving freight. There were two minutes of daylight left in the deep valley, and less than two years of steam on the reve... (more)
Early morning east of Gala.
Two person crew working hard keeping this QJ fed with coal working up the Pass.
Two QJ's storm upgrade in the horseshoe valley of Erdi.
Steam completely envelopes the train engine as a pair of QJ's blast out of Tunnel 4 on the long slog up to Jingpeng Pass.
BICB finishes watering up just west of Hancock.
Freshly watered, the QJs continue westbound towards Council Bluffs with the BICB train.
QJs 7081 and 6988 lead the BICB train east of Casey.
Iowa Interstate's "West " train hammers through Casey at track speed.