Power off a Peoria to Cedar Rapids coal train, heads back to South Amana with freight from Cedar Rapids. The train is setup 3x1 DP-ed and has just top the grade between Walford and Amana.
The Cedar Rapids to South Amana Job pulls hard upgrade to the Iowa City Sub at Yocum Connection. This job has 80 cars and the 514 shoving on the rear end in DP. This job will pull by the switch on... (more)
The Cedar Rapids Turn drops down grade towards Amana with 80 cars from interchange at Cedar Rapids. This job works from South Amana to Cedar Rapids and back each day. The train has the 514 on the ... (more)
The Cedar Rapids Turn is about back to South Amana with 80 cars from the CIC as the snow comes down hard. This job normally makes a daylight trip from South Amana to Cedar Rapids and back. Trains ... (more)
513, in DPU mode, passes the east wye switch at Yocum Connection in the midst of a 12" snowstorm.
The Wabash waits at MP 17 for a bridge crew to clear before heading into South Amana Yard.
THe Cedar Rapids turn gets ready to back into the South Amana Yard.
Recent heavy rains have brought major flooding to the Iowa River. The CRSA turn moves slowly as water surrounds both sides of the track.
The South Amana to Cedar Rapids Turn is running a little late today as they leave Amana behind on a Sunday afternoon snow storm. This job is coming back from Cedar Rapids with 12,000 tons and the ... (more)
The South Amana to Cedar Rapids Turn is running a little late today as they top the grade south of Walford in a Sunday snow storm. This job is coming back from Cedar Rapids with 12,000 tons and th... (more)
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)
Even though it is spring by the calendar winter isn't quite ready to give up. GEVO 512 leads the CRSA heading for South Amana.
511 shoves a cut of cars into the South Amana Yard.
Three GEVO's and a GP38-2 have charge of the CRSA turn as it approaches East Amana.
A pair of GEVO's block a train at the west end of the South Amana Yard.