Grain season is in full swing in Iowa for the railroads. Lots of grain train are running between the Gulf and Iowa elevator, moving mainly soybeans. Here an empty grain bound for loading at Alden,... (more)
CN 149 weaves its way through the S-curve at Newtonville Rd. with IC 2725 and 8871 up front.
Grain empties for Grande Prairie, AB speed east approaching Henry House.
Vancouver-North Battleford train A412 soars high above the Prairie Creek, west of Hinton.
CN 331 makes the final ascent up the Dundas grade with IC 2725 on the point.
149 trails on a 4 freight convoy on Friday afternoon and had to be riding 369's yellows for the entire trip. This train will make a quick stop at Oshawa yard about 20 miles or so down the tracks t... (more)
The crew of 331 brings a string of tank cars out of Paris West and wait for a signal to collect the rest of their train on the main.
A short 399 with 69 cars is powered by IC 2725 - CN 5521 as they head west through Brantford.
Rumbling through downtown Brampton, IC 2725 and CN 2690 power this afternoons' 385 westward. In seconds, metal wheels on metal rails will start echoing as their train pounds the Brampton diamond, ... (more)