Loads coming in for crew change.
INAR 678 its not finshed yet but don't know if it will get the hole Rock paint job
Running Hammer Head, I never seen a GE running backword's Now I have.
Bell only in town, The headend is off the street running now but have to run 10 MPH till its all thru town.
Seen Rock Island Passenger trains at 25MPH thru here but now they may only run 5 times a year and no one is looking for a train. Picking up storage car and then reversing back to Waterloo thats wh... (more)
With the photo shoot over with and not likely to come out till they move to Colombia,MO. After there gone the old shops will be razed and more history of the CGW will be gone.
Having little snow the last 2 weeks all the drifting is just from wind. Here is just a normal day till you get one above 32F-0C and the snow stops blowing.
After riding the run from Winona, and back we high tailed out of town it to find a shot of the SP 4449.
A GE, EX BN? A want to be UBoat?
The job to Cedar Rapids is just getting in to the yard, and the CIC 108 looks ready for work on Monday.
Having run thru ice fog it's stuck on everything.
Heavy fog Is falling out of the sky like snow as the sun shines and all the frost is still on the trees.
Cedar River RR is the old Jack Haley line that he started and then started the CC&P buying the lines from the ICG that wanted out of Railroading. Here they are at MP7 of the Stacyville branch on t... (more)
Running at 25 do to the cold temps and wind chills down to -25 to -35 we get some drifts from the high winds.
Mason City to Calmer turn having just toped the grade a nice set of MILW SD10s all matching paint looked great.