Q203 is lead by CN 2122 east after taking the Deshler northwest wye to Garrett to drop off freight earlier that morning before running back east.
CN C40-8 2122 (former UP 9087-nee C&NW 8575) with CN C44-9W 2629 E/B at Riviere-Blue, Quebec. April 29, 2014.
338 makes the daily trek towards Kirk Yard with a noon departure out of Waterloo. Here the train passes over Prairie Creek just outside of Masonville, about 40 mile east of Waterloo. Not alot of o... (more)
A loaded grain train out of Ida Grove, IA, bound for Helvetia, LA, for unloading, rolls east on the CN Dubuque Sub at sunset. The train is seen here passing thru Masonville, about 40 miles east of... (more)
K653-10 highballs the CP 14 crossovers on its way west. No doubt the crew would have preferred an air-conditioned leader on the humid 93 degree July evening.
Rolling in at full power Earlville and soon to top a the hill just one of many ahead this day.
M33791 heads west after working at Dubuque. Although a rarity these days, all three engines were pretty clean and sharp looking in the engine consist.
Making time across snowy Iowa.
Sun is about shot for the day as CN's New Dash 8's show up in bunches lately.
The ultimate modeler's "kitbash" unit, former CNW 8575 awaits its turn in the paint booth. Markings for CNW, UP, and CN are all evident. Within a few months it will be another one of the CN'... (more)