Because of a derailment on the BNSF Ottumwa Subdivision in Ottumwa, Iowa, Amtrak 6 needed an alternate route to Chicago. Union Pacific stepped in and UP 8310 was added to the head end of Amtrak 6 ... (more)
Train PRNPB is crossing the Boyer River bridge between Dunlap and Woodbine, IA.
A sand train with 4 winged units nose to tail crosses the Boyer River bridge just west of Dunlap, IA
Westbound on the Overland Route. There are two more DP units cut in about halfway thru this very long train.
The second track thru the bridge at Dunlap, IA will soon be relaid by the UP to eliminate the congestion between Missouri Valley and West Denison, IA. This intermodal train is eastbound, destined ... (more)
CNW 8637 crosses the Boyer River near Dunlap, IA.
Continuing its trip across Iowa, 8637 crosses the Boyer River near Dunlap.
A AC4400 in DPU pushes hard on the rear of an Eastbound coal train as it passes through Dunlap,Iowa.
Built for double track, later singled by the CNW but since restored by UP to double track, this classic bridge alongside US-30 continues to usher a steady stream of traffic toward the Great Plains... (more)
You bent what now??
The next day we still find the three CNW GE's in Iowa. Here they are racing towards Missouri Valley.