Once the IC took back over the Chicago Central in 1996, the changes didn't take long in Iowa to come. 6 Axles and all black consist were around within a couple years. An eastbound roars over the W... (more)
The daily train to Chicago out of Waterloo roars east of Raymond as they climb the 1st hard pull along this roller coaster railroad between Waterloo and Dubuque. All black was how the IC and then ... (more)
Not the most common sight in northern Minnesota - black IC 6006 takes a spin on the turntable at Proctor. This turntable was used during the DM&IR steam era to move massive 2-8-8-4 Yellowstones. ... (more)
Regular Merchandise Train from Waterloo, IA - Chicago, IL.
M-338 passes the last crop of sweet corn on it's way to Freeport
Just after midnight, M338 waits for a minute to have switches lined. Consist was all IC black, 2 SD40-2s and 2 GP38s. Very cool!
CN switcher rolls thru East Dubuque with cars for BNSF and Phoenix chemical
IC 6006 and partner rest below the Highway 20 bridge over the Mississippi River.
Daily freight train from Waterloo, IA - Centralia, IL.
Daily freight train from Waterloo, IA to Centralia, IL.
IC 6006 brings Intermodal train Q191 through Savage, MS.