CP has the last strong hold of SD40-2's working the system and here are two building a stack train at the east end of Bensenville Yard.
Down the Shore...
Iowa Northern North job has 4 DME SD's for a Ethanal train they will go back north with. Getting on the UP at Highland yard for their short run to their track.
Iowa Northern North job has 4 DME SD's for a Ethanal train they will go back north with. Here there crossing the Cedar River on the CN.
Iowa Northern North job has 4 DME SD's for a Ethanal train they will go back north with. Here there passing the dam on the Cedar River.
K695-27 rolls through the WB signals at CP9. This is the first time I managed to catch one of these trains in the same paint scheme (DME 6051, DME 6363, and ICE 6434).
This train waited at M.P. 159 on the DM&E until two CP trains working in the LaCrescent Yard finished their work. It was almost too long a wait for the photographer hoping for a sunny shot..... a... (more)
DME 6051, ICE 6451 and DME 6090 take their train over the double bridge on a beautiful day in Washington Iowa.
Photo was taken by Ron Reynolds and put on with permission.
A late-running MKCSP heads north into New Albin and passes Shooky Fink Memorial Field, home of the KEEHAWKS.
A late-running Kansas City - St. Paul Merchandise Train passes the bulldozers working the coal pile of the Alliant Energy Lansing Power Plant.
Heavy snow falls as the 6051 waits with friends for a crew