BNSF's Rock Island local, running as lite engines, pushes through the Davenport floodwaters.
BNSF 2351 leads BN Clinton through the Davenport floodwaters
In what may be one of the craziest things I've ever seen, CP 8790 leads a manifest south through the middle of floodwaters from the Mississippi River in downtown Davenport.
Spring thaw means Mississippi River flooding in downtown Davenport. The CP will run trains through the floodwaters for as long as they can, until the River gets too high. Another engine was on the... (more)
The Barstow/Clinton Local dives into the depression under the Government bridge making it's way from Barstow/Moline/ Rock Island,IL. crossing the Mississippi then Davenport/Bettendorf to Clinton,I... (more)
FRA(DOTX 217)self propelled geometry car passes Davenport Union Station. DUS was owned by the DRI&NW from 1908 to 1994 when it was given to the City of Davenport by the CPR for the tidy sum of a d... (more)
CP 4107 and 4106 tag along for a ride at the headend of 474. The pair are going to Relco in Albia, IA for some modifications and repairs.
The KCS Veteran painted SD70ACe leads an empty oil train northbound on the Canadian Pacific between Montpelier and Buffalo, IA on the run to Winnipeg. The trailing CP engine would be added to the ... (more)
Iowa Interstate's westbound BICB passes the eastbound approach signal to the Government Bridge in Davenport.
A pair of Iowa Interstate GP38-2's pull the business cars west out of the Mississippi River Valley on an inspection train that ran from Rockdale, IL to South Amana, IA.
Iowa Interstate's RIRSW leads slug-first over the calm Mississippi River at sunrise on their way back to Rock Island after working the Wilton area.