JS 8419 is being prepared for a special NRHS Convention excursion.
Rock Island 513 reflected on the rail during the photo stop at West Liberty, Iowa. This is the former Rock Island main line, now operated by Iowa Interstate.
No. 6 poses on a small trestle on the Midwest Central loop, built in the early 1960s by volunteer CB&Q track crews.
No. 6 steams out of Snipe Run, the former CB&Q station from Yarmouth, Iowa.
Chicago, Aurora & Elgin 320 trundles past the carbarn at Mount Pleasant, Iowa as line car 1100 (last used at the Keokuk Dam on the Mississippi River) sits off on a side track.
Waterloo, Cedar Falls & Northern 381 is heading into the car barn after a long day out on the line. In the background you can see the Midwest Electric's 6 1/2 percent grade leading up to the main... (more)
Rounding the bend near the sawmill on the MCRR loop, during a special NRHS trip to Old Threshers as part of the 2012 convention. This location is usually filled up by motor homes, campers, and l... (more)
No. 6 steams across the Midwest Central's small trestle with an NRHS Convention charter.
On June 19th, the NRHS ran a special train from Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Rock Island, Illinois and return as part of the 2012 NRHS convention. Between Homestead and Rock Island, steam power pulled t... (more)
The NRHS special is returning to Cedar Rapids after dropping the IAIS 2-10-2 at Homestead.
Surry, Sussex & Southampton 2-6-0 No. 6 was steamed up for an NRHS photo charter on Monday, June 19, 2012. Here it is steaming across the Midwest Central's small bridge (scheduled for removal) wi... (more)
Inside the cab of B&SV's Chinese 2-8-2, built by Datong in 1988.
No. 8419 performs a photo runby during a special NRHS convention charter.
No. 8419 puts on an impressive show working upgrade during a photo runby at Fraser during the 2012 NRHS Convention.
B&SV's Chinese 2-8-2 is prepared for a day of service at Boone. Around 160 people rode the "Scenic Line" as part of the 2012 NRHS Convention.