CP 281 gets an odd leader, with the venerable GP38 leading a mix of 5 big CP units on the westbound manifest.
CP's B73 Nitrin Job with Iowa Interstate's 30th Anniversary ES44AC 516 departs West Davenport Yard.
The Nitrin Local southbound at Rapids City,IL..
Both rail and river traffic are on the move next to and on the Mississippi River at Port Byron,IL. on a beautiful fall day.
With the 10th anniversaty seal on its nose, DM&E 3800 switches the north end of the yard.
Ex MILW/SOO/CP/BNSF/ICE/CP?? Hard to belieive this line once hosted numerous 60mph freight and 70mph Southwest Limited. The only train that operates on this line is the tri-weekly 910 local. The l... (more)
Train 910 ready to depart E Moline for Davenport,IA.
IC&E's 910 job, using the borrowed DME 3800, drags about 35 combine flats past the former SOO Line and CP Rail cabooses that are now used as offices for this local. A BNSF crew is waiting with an... (more)
IC&E's 910 job, using the borrowed DME 3800, gathers up combine flats to be put together and then delivered to the waiting BNSF crew.
DME 3800 rolls past Mr. Peanut while a UP train departs.