IANR 4001 brings a plow extra for the CIC through downtown Cedar Rapids having just entered CIC property. The plow is enroute to the Amana Line which has rumored locomotive high drifts between Wal... (more)
IANR 4001 leads the "South Job" northbound past the Vinton depot, on its way to Waterloo, Iowa.
Called by many names, this is the old Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Northern Railway de... (more)
The South Crew is running alittle late today on their northbound trip from Cedar Rapids to Waterloo. Once at Waterloo the crew switched out their train and then made a delivery to the UP yard at L... (more)
Iowa Northern's South Crew is just finishing up their day by yarding interchange traffic off the UP at Waterloo. This job made a Cedar Rapids turn overnight, and when they got back to Waterloo, ma... (more)
It was a busy afternoon at the Iowa Northern's Bryant Yard in Waterloo. The train on the left is the Waterloo Switcher who just got back from the CN with interchange. Job in the middle is the Sout... (more)
Stopping to pick up loads
The Iowa Northern has been running the North Crew late out of Waterloo due to rail gang getting ready to put welded rail in around Butler/Shell Rock area. Here the north crew works north from Wate... (more)
The 14:00 North crew taxied to Waterloo for this small 21 car train out of Bryant Yard. Now the crew is few miles from Butler, where their 1st stop for the night is. The IANR has the rail laid out... (more)
The South Crew has just finished up their work at La Porte and is heading back to their train south of town. Today's south crew has 6 units for power due to the tonnage on the south trip last nigh... (more)
Well it is official, the Iowa Northern now has their railroad back in one piece. Here is the 1st revenue train across the rebuilt bridge. This line has been out of service since the floods in June... (more)
The snow just stopped and the North job is making its way across the CN, One more mile and will be back on there track at CF Jct.