My first train of the year and the new decade was the IAIS SIBI with an awesome winter morning scene! Here is IAIS 516 bringing SIBI up the hill out of Joliet, IL on the former Rock Island. Welcom... (more)
IAIS 516 leading SIBI into Blue Island under the soon to fall Rock Island signals.
CBBI heads East through Casey with the IAIS 516 "McDonalds" unit.
CBBI heads East through Anita with the IAIS 516 "McDonalds" unit.
IAIS Freight Train CBBI heads east as they pass through Anita, IA.
IAIS Freight Train CBBI heads east as they pass through Wiota, IA.
Iowa Interstate 516 is on the point of an ethanol train as it waits to come off the IHB and head towards homerails. Meanwhile, a BNSF auto train waits at the signal to proceed through Blue Island ... (more)
IAIS shut down -33 below zero temp wind chill -64 below...westbounds tied down at Silvis,IL........shades of a Wisconsin winter on the old Milwaukee Road back in the 1970's.......except the Milwau... (more)
IAIS 516 ties down the BICB just outside of Atlantic, IA to await a new crew to take it to Council Bluffs.
IAIS 516 leads CBBI through Marseilles Illinois passed the depot.
IAIS 516 leads the daily Silvis to Blue Island train through New Lenox on the Rock Island District.
Iowa Interstate's PESI passing the Peoria Riverfront Museum.
Following the Nickel Plate steam train is the daily SIBI rolling through New Lenox in its trek to Blue Island while the SD38-2 works hard to help keep the train up to speed.