It is getting harder to find all blue and gold engine consists thee days................ but four is a jackpot!
CP 270 is lead by an impressive four unit set of Blue and Golds. Just ahead of this train was a KCS feeder train lead by a trio of Blue and Golds. It was an impressive day on the River to say the ... (more)
All four SD40-2's are notched out and humming as they bring train 277 west through my hometown. This train has a few days left ahead of it before it will reach it's terminating point of Huron, Sou... (more)
An ethanol train led by three SD40-2's, elephant style, sit on the C&M Sub in Bensenville as a light snow falls.
Although most of the leaves are off of the trees in eastern Iowa due to recent wind and rain, I was surprised to find quite a lot of vibrant fall foliage along the protected east facing bluffs alo... (more)
An ICE train rolls south out of Clinton.
An DME train rolls south by the Princeton sign.
With the rear of the train passing Alcoa, the headend is about to cross Duck Creek and enter the Bettendorf area.
A southbound passes one of the 150 year old homes that grace the streets of this historic old river town.
In what may be a sign of things to come, the IC&E Merchandise Train from St. Paul - Kansas City has the SOO 4508 along for the ride.
The IC&E St. Paul - Kansas City Merchandise Train is on CP trackage rights as it passes CP 884, a coal train destined to Weston, WI. CP 884 is on the old siding (Dubuque line), the MSPKC is on th... (more)
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Manifest Train from St. Paul, MN - Kansas City, MO.