UP SD60's are something you don't see much in Iowa and hardly ever leading. Most of the stuff has to have cab signals due to trains going or coming from east-west main, so this stuff doesn't get o... (more)
Southbound UP freight train is in the siding at Buckeye to meet a northbound train out of Nevada. The CNW Dash 9 and 2 ex-CNW SD40-2's for power.
Passing Buckeye siding and small town (Vary) of the same name.
A Jordan Spreader out of Mason City is nose plowing the sidings and mainline on the Spine Line. The crew is plowing the siding here at Buckeye and have a warrant to Nevada now and will blast out t... (more)
Holding for a North bound, 50D
3 ex-CNW SD40's power today's Des Moines, IA to Mason City, IA manifest train. The train has just passed over the south switch at Buckeye as it heads up the main to meet a southbound. This train h... (more)