The North Liberty switcher heads south on the scenic interurban line.
After pushing a cut of ADM hoppers into storage at North Liberty, the slug set eases into the curve at Young's corner on the return trip to Cedar Rapids.
The CRANDIC switches Centro Plastics.
123 and its slug switch out some cars for Centro Plastics.
As part of a joint venture between the University of Iowa and North Liberty Libraries, the Iowa Northern's Hawkeye Express participated in "Reading on the Rails" to promote the adventures in readi... (more)
Crews on the first local since the Christmas Eve snowstorm use compressed air from the engine to clean the Centro Plastics switch.
The Tuesday local switches on the North Liberty siding.
CIC 122 backs a string of hoppers onto the Centro Siding in North Liberty.
Having finished the switching in North Liberty, CIC 121 and slug with light load in tow head for Iowa City.
The Friday local switches at Centro Plastics in North Liberty.
Due to the CRANDIC renting out part of the Cedar Rapids to Iowa City mainline for coal car storage, the CIC has been keeping a locomotive either in North Liberty or Iowa City to handle the local s... (more)
With the switching chores completed in North Liberty, CIC slug 125 and SW1500 121 head for Iowa City with sixteen cars in tow. Don't let the clear blue skies fool ya. It was only 4 degrees.
The CRANDIC powered by SW1500 and slug 125 spots a load of lumber onto the North Liberty siding on a balmy 4 degree morning.
After finishing the switching chores, CIC 108 is shut down and tied up on the Centro Plastics siding.