CP H20 is wasting no time in their effort to make La Crosse on their hours of service.
H20 takes the siding at Frontenac with a solo GP40-3 for power. They'll wait for Amtrak and 475 to go by before continuing their eastward trip to La Crosse. The 4008 was having all kinds of issues... (more)
It's 100 degrees outside as H42 departs St Paul Yard for Humboldt with a former Milwaukee Road GP40 leading. CP only had two of these ex Milwaukee GP40s rebuilt into GP40-3s.
Former Rock Island covered hopper used in silica sand service has spent it's retirement perched on top of a warehouse adjacent to the former Rock Island yard at West Davenport, now owned by the CP... (more)
AP 186 from Faro to Oporto
AP 140 Guimarăes-Lisbon
A pair of CP GPs idle on a siding in Clinton, IA. The crew has just climbed on board and will soon depart for the night's jobs.
CP 4008 GP40-3
CP 4518 GP40-2
The crew of the CP local based out of Clinton Iowa have just fired up a pair of GP's and get ready to depart south towards the ADM facility in the middle of a March night. Locomotives:... (more)
If I remember correctly that mile post was the original mileage from St.Louis but I forget why. Maybe one of the many RR experts that view on RP.NET has the real story....Thanks.