Moline's NEW Amtrak Station/Hotel called "THE Q" is ready to go but no passenger trains as of yet. The $20 million dollar facility was finished in time for the August start-up of a Chica... (more)
This photo was taken by me 44 years ago just west of Doylestown,WI..I was the Engineer on the eastbound Thunderhawk stopped in emergency. The track conditions were getting to the point that to kee... (more)
The notorious Lyons S-Curve.....when I got transferred down here by the SOO/CP back in 91 our mainline at this point looked like an old industrial spur. I must say the CP has done one hell of a jo... (more)
CP 6073 and 6246 are starting up the 2.32% IPSCO Hill.