In true large barge fashion, this Elkhart, IN, (off the NS) to North Platte, NE, freight rumbles west with around 10,000 feet of manifest junk for NP. The train seen here passing thru CP 100 at Wa... (more)
Between Belle Plaine and Luzerne in central Iowa is a cool old farmstead along the UP Clinton Sub. It has been somewhat harder to shoot cause the angle of the tracks and the angle of country road ... (more)
Train MELNP-31 is about to cross the Mississippi Missouri divide at Arcadia Iowa on 12-31-14.The Chicago and Northwestern 8646 is leading today's train. The 8646 is one of two units still painted ... (more)
The NS Elkhart, IN, connection to the UP at Chicago, IL, makes its way across Iowa enroute to North Platte, NE. Seen here crossing the Wapsipinicon River about 35 miles west of Clinton.
CNW 8646 roll's through Rochelle, IL with a manifest bound for North Platte, NE. This unit was not supposed to lead this but due to cab signal issues with another unit this was next in line to lea... (more)
The Chicago North Western painted Heritage unit is westbound on the UP's East-West mainline today leading the Elkhart, IN, to North Platte, NE, manifest train. The train is between Montour and Le ... (more)