KCS 4858 leads the daily Kansas City to St Paul freight through the Village of East Davenport along the Mississippi River while fall colors are at their peak.
Iowa Traction's motor #60 works cars near the AGR plant in Mason City, IA. It was quite fun to see these little old electrics work up and down the line in along their short mainline. These engines... (more)
The maroon motor in Oelwein. Hub City Heritage Corporation Railroad Museum
KCS 4857 leads the daily Kansas City to St Paul freight through the curves at MP 181 between Pleasant Valley and Le Claire.
A pair of KCS "Belles" await attention at CP's Nahant Yard while CP 4611 waits its turn for a load test.
A westbound Soo Line train enters Iowa as it crosses the Mississippi River.
Two UP locomotives pull North Platte, NE bound manifest as it passes one of the many grain elevators along the UP's Boone Subdivision.
A Proviso, IL to North Platte, NE manifest races across the farm lands of Iowa as it meets an eastbound manifest.
After a long delay from a natural gas leak in Oxford, IA that had the RR shut down for a few hours the BICB get under way with a new crew with the IAIS #513 Rock Island heritage unit leading.
GE has begun its delivery of the new Tier 4 GEVO's to CN. The new AC's will be numbered in the 3000's series and M337 has one of the brand new units leading on the way to Waterloo. The train is pa... (more)
CBBI crossing the highway 6 overpass shortly after departing Council Bluffs, IA
A pair of "Belles" that brought an empty grain train to load at the Bartlett elevator are parked in the BNSF yard awaiting the train's release.
Eastbound coal train leans into the curve just East of Murray, Iowa.