A westbound freight led by an SD40-2 is holding just off the Mississippi River bridge while an inspection train with just the E9A's and 3 cars passes. Scanned from a 35mm print.
A U30C is teamed up with SD40-2 on a westbound freight climbing out of the Mississippi River valley in Davenport. This Kodachrome was processed in February 1977.
The crew of a northbound CP train with NS power inspects a southbound oil train with DPU on the main.
IAIS 500 leads NS 2578 on a unit coal train heading for the ADM in SW Cedar Rapids.
516 leads the east bound past an iconic grain handling system much like ones that built corn belt railroads.
Westbound L565 accelerates out of Dyersville after doing work. This job works out of Dubuque over to Manchester and back daily. Lately it has been running with a pair of SD60's. Today they have po... (more)
A average size 6300 foot M337 snakes over the hogbacks west of Independence. The train is 18 miles from the destination of Waterloo as passes over the detector at MP 257. The train is chasing a G8... (more)
A hefty 9300 foot M337 snakes over the hogbacks west of Independence. Today's train has extra power for some unit trains coming out of Iowa over the weekend. The train is 19 miles from the destina... (more)
In the red. The red light from the interior of GEVO 516 makes for an eerie glow in the fading light of the day
WSOR Business train with a CP pilot locomotive passes the ex-DRI-LINE Union Station which was donated to the City of Davenport after the CP/BNSF dissolved the DRI&NW. The WSOR train was on its way... (more)