A pair of Iowa GEVOs lead a eastbound extra out of Joliet.
Westbound through the streets of Davenport.
The "East Train" passes two "new" Iowa Northern (ex-Santa Fe) slugs delivered earlier by the Canadian Pacific to the Iowa Interstate at Rock Island yard. The CP brought the sl... (more)
This train has pulled up at the west end of the yard for a crew change. I was a big thrill to see this interesting operation again. After seeing such good stuff just passing thru an Iowa trip is... (more)
Two Iowa Interstate ES44AC's including the Rock Island Heritage unit sit shut down at the IAIS engine facility in Council Bluffs. Flash lighting courtesy of Phil Banks and his artificial Sun.
IAIS 508 is leading an Annawan, IL to Blue Island ethanol train on the mainline at Bureau. The crew is getting ready to pull east to place IAIS 509 on the rear to run as DPU while IAIS 710 with t... (more)
The CBBI runs down the center of 5th street on a summer morning.
Three GEVO's and a GP38-2 have charge of the CRSA turn as it approaches East Amana.
Mother Nature has provided a frosty landscape for the crew of 508 as well as rail fans on this day, two days after Christmas 2010.