Mississippi doesn't get snow very often, and when we do the roads are normally not in good enough shape to risk an hour 1/2 trip to grab a few train shots. Today, most of the roads had been clear... (more)
The Moon shines through the clouds on a Rock Island Freight Train that is tied down in the Mississippi Delta at Albin.
Rock Island Rail's freshly painted GP38s 4373 and 4310 are northbound and engine light approaching downtown Webb, Mississippi on May 23, 2020.
The matched set of Rock Island-painted GP38-2s, 4373 and 4310, are moving interchange traffic to the Canadian National at Swan Lake, as the sun makes it's exit and leaves the eastern sky with some... (more)
Drone shot of Rock Island Rail's freshly painted Gepp getting ready for the days work.
At the old depot in Webb, Mississippi, sit a pair of 'reborn' Rock Island Rail geeps. RI 4373 (George W. Lamore) was built in 1969 as PC 7716. RILX 4310 (The American Railfan) is former SOU 2764 G... (more)