475, the new Davenport - Mason City road freight roars up the hill out of Marquette on a late Autumn afternoon.
A late winter snow brought out a DME plow extra running from Mason City, IA to Jackson, MN.
Lately it seems odd when there are NOT any "foreign" road units on ethanol trains in northern New Jersey. Conrail JR-2 is pulling ethanol empties out of Motiva with DME 6089 and ICE 6411 on a beau... (more)
The CP's plow train attacks the biggest drift of the day within sight of their destination of Rosholt, SD, producing some impressive folds of snow on the plow.
The Russell plow working south on the Veblen Sub makes short work of one of several large drifts they would encounter on this lovely February evening.
A Russell plow works south toward Rosholt, SD, clearing the Veblen Sub after heavy snowfall over the weekend.
A rail train for Mason City waits along the bluffs at MP 100 for a 270 train to get a new crew ahead of them.
A Minnesota bound manifest train makes a small pickup at CP's Muskego Yard. Take note of the two geese in front of the lead engine trying to outrun the train as the crew makes their way back out t... (more)
A southbound IC&E manifest rolls south through Bettendorf along the banks of the Mississippi.
The daily Savanna-Mason City manifest rolls through Ft At in the last light of the day.
The last Glint and sunlight of the day shines.