Lots of acting at the throat of Union Station
SLRG 4144 locomotive leads the Iowa Pacific charter train over the Chicago river, approaching Amtrak's 18th St. Yard just south of the throat of Union Station.
IPH 4137 sits in Bensenville, IL along with a pair of CEFX GP20Ds awaiting their next switching job.
A Iowa Pacific passenger special heads east past 80th Ave in Tinley Park.
After making an early arrival into Chicago Union Station, the Hoosier State makes its shove move at 18th Street. It's a shame that this sharp trainset will transition to standard Amtrak equipment ... (more)
Running right on time a solid set of chocolate and orange roll past the Amtrak facilities at 18th street, between multiple Amtrak moves that were taking place at the same time.
Just several hours before being shifted to the NS interchange at Gastonia on the morning of December 29, 2016, SLRG F7As 578 and 576 stand in Ranlo, North Carolina with their weathered Lehigh Vall... (more)
The 2015 Iowa Pacific Polar Express backs out of the Middleton siding beginning a run to Cross Plaines.
10 minutes after departing Lafayette, SLRG 4137 north is seen leading Iowa Pacific's Hoosier State through the small town of Battle Ground, IN at dawn.
A Grenada Railway Polar Express excursion cuts through the cold December rain on a trip to the "North Pole" located in nearby Pope. Former CNW E8 No. 515 and a GRYR GP38-2 do the ... (more)
After reaching Horn Lake, the train backs past the turned heads on the 90's SafeTran signals to get in position for loading the next morning.
Blowing a little smoke as The City of Grenada does one of its several run-by's in Oakland, Mississippi
A photo excursion organized by the NHRS Memphis Chapter and Iowa Pacific has the first stop in a day in a farmers field between Courtland and Pope in Mississippi.
On the Little Tallahatchie River Bridge, an engine posing as Illinois Central 4035 has stopped for a night photo shoot. This is actually Iowa Pacific engine 515 which was built in 1953 for the Chi... (more)