The Iowa Northern has done alot of expanding at their Butler Yard. When I was chasing the North Crew I surprised how much trackage and business has gone in on the westside to the right. Butler Yar... (more)
One thing about Midwest winter's is things get screwed up and late. As is the case today as Caleb and I braved the cold weather to chase the South Crew back towards Waterloo. This is normally an o... (more)
The Sunday Waterloo Switcher had a slow day so they headed out to Vinton with 2 cars to spot on the branch. The crew is a couple miles south of Bryant Yard as they pass this old ex-Rock Island ABS... (more)
"Lots of color" has been a common theme all winter so far for the CN in Iowa. Seeing CN power some weeks is almost non-existence with the on going power shortage. Here the daily Waterloo... (more)
The CP's Laredo Sub crosses over three trestles spanning the rolling hills of southeastern Monroe County. Two of the trestles are located at a point known as Foster, a few miles East of Moravia. T... (more)
IC 2 is a push-pull train. On the way Stuttgart – Singen the locomotive is usually pushing. At this day the train was inverted formed and 146 574 was pulling the train along the old city of Engen.... (more)
A Thurbo articulated lowfloor trainset "AKL" (long version) is crossing the Rhine bridge between Schaffhausen and Feuerthalen.
CP 679 and 475 side by side west of Nahant Yard.
Ec 3/5 3, a former tank engine of the Mittel-Thurgau-Bahn (MThB) is pulling the "Mother's Day" special train in the north eastern part of Switzerland.
No barriers or signals are at this place on the heritage railway Etzwilen - Singen. When a train is coming, manpower has to guard the road.
The UP 1983 leads the ZWAGRP 15 through the curve at Pebble, ID.
Running late ex Toronto, onboard passengers are treated to a nice daylight run across Northwestern Ontario. A pair of F40's painted the the 40th anniversary livery are on the helm of #1.
Toronto MacMillan, ON - Winnipeg Symington, MB #303 takes the curve around the top end of Long Lake passing through the town of Longlac.
BNSF 5625 (AC4400CW) climbs the grade leading to Sedalia, Colorado.