A pair of Iowa Interstate GP38-2's pull the business cars west out of the Mississippi River Valley on an inspection train that ran from Rockdale, IL to South Amana, IA.
The Iowa Interstate prepares for a series of fundraising trips between West Liberty and Durant, IA for the local fire departments. The crew deadheaded the train to West Liberty a day early to mar... (more)
Power rests at Blue Island Yard while out of service highlinners awaits their fate.
The Bureau Rocket scoots westbound at Green River with cars for Silvis Yard. The EMD duo will have cars for back haul upon dropping this train, likely Peoria manifest.
The South Amana to Cedar Rapids Turn is running a little late today. Here the job is yarding their train on the east end of the South Amana Yard. The Iowa Interstate used these radio controlled sw... (more)
On a sunny and cold, winter afternoon, IAIS 705 is in charge as it exits the Metra Yard in Joliet. The Iowa Interstate sure does look good in the snow.
Idling on the eat end of the IAIS Rock Island Yard, a pair of IAIS geeps await their next assignment.
Iowa Interstate 705 and a sister switch the yard as dusk and snow fall on Rock Island.
Shortly after clearing the diamonds at Joliet, a pair of IAIS GP38-2's and an ES44AC open it up, eastward at the outer edges of the Metra Yard.
Power for the CBBI couples onto two IAIS business cars to take them east to Rock Island. The University of Iowa is in the background.
CBBI powers past the Wilton depot and trainorder stand.
Eastbound CBBI rolls past the former Rock Island depot in West Liberty with two IAIS business cars bound for Rock Island.