The crew of the West Dav switch peer into the future through John's camera as they cross Rockingham Road on Davenport's industrial west side. The tracks behind are known to railroaders as the "Go... (more)
Whoops.....clearance was a little tight! Yard engine and road power misjudged the who's on first what's on second rule.
Extra SP 8390 West has stopped at Nahant,IA.(Davenport) for a crew change. This is a flood detour train.
An IAIS business train being pulled by the Rock Island heritage came around a corner and struck this Canadian Pacific hi-rail truck trying to get off the tracks at the Fairmount Street crossing. ... (more)
Iowa Interstate 507 pulls the hill leaving Davenport with a loaded coal train...
DME and ICE power takes a rest at the former ICE roundhouse in Davenport Iowa on a very cold winter evening.
The CBBI runs down the center of 5th street on a summer morning.
After leaving Nahant yard this CP "feeder" train from the KCS looks very much like the IC&E trains that used to ply this line as it ducks under the Government Bridge. The solid train of grain car... (more)
Heading through the Quads to Nahant yard this CP train ducks under the Government Bridge.
Due to high water from the flooding Mississippi River, the Canadian Pacific decided not to detour but instead push/pull trains through the high water. Although the water here is over the rail, it... (more)
The train has been shoved through the high water in downtown Davenport,IA. and the road power tied. CP support staff on hand for any problems that may arise and the KC/St.Paul train will soon be o... (more)
DME 3801 heads up the Elridge Branch.
A Rock Island train was departing the Quad Cities westbound
271 heads north with an odd lash-up.