At dusk on the rolling plains of Iowa, stack train UP 7708 East crosses a dirt country road near Lowden, IA.
A westbound Z train out of Canal Street in Chicago hustles past West Lowden, IA, on a beautiful afternoon.
Some might think getting trains on the UP East-West main at sunset might be easy, well most days it isn't, but today I lucked out to have this eastbound Council Bluffs to Proviso freight train rol... (more)
Freshly-painted Chicago and North Western SD40-2 No. 6848 flies along U.S. 30 west of Lowden, Iowa.
A westbound UP auto rack train blast west thru West Lowden on a nice evening. Lowden is located 40 miles west of Clinton, IA.
At dusk, two empty coal trains idle at the small farm community of Lowden, IA.
A GE DPU brings up the rear of an eastbound Pacer stack train at West Lowden.
A westbound stack train roars through Lowden, Iowa, on a beautiful spring afternoon.
A pair of EMD's lean into a curve east of Lowden, Iowa leading an eastbound auto racker through the Iowa countryside.
Running along at 55 mph, this DP unit on this empty coal train is wide open as they start the climb into Clarence, IA. I had the cruise set at 55 mph and away we went with a couple pace shots alon... (more)
The trio is running on advanced approaches as it crests another hill and slowly creeps through the town of Lowden.
UP couldn't get rid of these SD50s fast enough, but I kinda like em.
CNW heritage unit 1995 heads west with an "MPRCB" freight.