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Sunrise/Sunset
The "golden" light
Photo Album By: Craig Williams
 
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Photo ID: 563356

M337 was running about 12 hours late today. Here the train stops outside of Waterloo for a crew change as the snow falls. There has been alot of power coming to Iowa over the weekend for the busy ... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD75I
Location: Evansdale, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CN 5741
Train ID: CN M33791-24
Photo Date: January 25, 2016


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Added: Jan 26, 2016

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Photo ID: 550207

a 4 pack of SD40E's shove on the back on this loaded oil train. The train has slowed down to get the headend and helpers setup for the trip down the mountain thru Horseshoe Curve and into Altoona.... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40E
Location: West of Gallitzan, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 6322
Train ID: NS 66W
Photo Date: October 05, 2015


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Added: Oct 14, 2015

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Photo ID: 550112

Foreign power isn't real common on the Transcon on this weekend, but unit trains seem to get more of it. Here a Blue Island auto train races towards its destination of Kansas City as they pass und... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: GE ES44AH
Location: West of Bucklin, Missouri, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 3018
Train ID: BNSF VBLUKCK2-05A
Photo Date: September 06, 2015


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Added: Oct 13, 2015

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Photo ID: 544995

The sun has set on the day, but the railroad work continues all thru the night. Here at New Hampton a power swap has just taken place between 686 and 477. 686's 3 SD40-2's weren't enough horsepowe... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: New Hampton, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: DM&E 6201
Train ID: CP #686
Photo Date: August 25, 2015


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Added: Sep 03, 2015

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Photo ID: 544994

A loaded grain train bound for Clinton, IA, passes thru the small town of Clarence minutes after sunset. The train is traveling along highway 30, around 45 miles from Clinton.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: East of Clarence, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8854
Train ID: UP GSJCCL
Photo Date: September 02, 2015


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Added: Sep 03, 2015

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Photo ID: 542688

The engineer on the daily Kirk Yard, IN, to Waterloo, IA, manifest train climbs back on his unit after giving M338 a rollby at West Beth. M337 is very late tonight and ended up meeting it's counte... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C)
Location: East of Winthrop, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2100
Train ID: CN M33791-31
Photo Date: August 01, 2015


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Added: Aug 15, 2015

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Photo ID: 540377

Located 251 miles from Chicago along the busy BNSF Aurora Sub, these ABS signals will show green all night unless something passes on main#2. These signals date back to the CB&Q days. Unfortunatel... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: n/a
Location: South of Lynxville, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: n/a
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: April 25, 2015


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Added: Jul 29, 2015

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Photo ID: 527901

Getting to be that time of the year. As the days get longer, M338's departure times are prime time for sunset stuff east of Waterloo. Here all 7500 feet of M338 can be seen on the hogback at MP 25... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: West of Independence, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2878
Train ID: CN M33891-10
Photo Date: April 10, 2015


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Added: Apr 20, 2015

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Photo ID: 523443

The M338 out of Waterloo today had a gasket come loose and caused an oil fire on the lead unit, CN 2505. The crew had to get the roundhouse come out and get the gasket back in so they could use t... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: West of Independence, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2505
Train ID: CN M33891-08
Photo Date: March 08, 2015


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Added: Mar 17, 2015

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Photo ID: 523440

M338 left Waterloo today way ahead of the 20:00 normal departure time. Then trouble struck on the 2505 and the delays began east of Jesup. One of the head block gaskets came loose and sprayed oil ... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: West of Independence, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2505
Train ID: CN M33891-08
Photo Date: March 08, 2015


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Added: Mar 17, 2015

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Photo ID: 522495

Well one of these odd ball 3000's finally made out to Iowa. These units were delivered as 3000's on the outside, but CN wanted them in the lower 2900's series, which the computer are programmed to... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: West of Masonville, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CN 3033
Train ID: CN M33891-09
Photo Date: March 09, 2015


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Added: Mar 10, 2015

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Photo ID: 522047

The daily Sioux City, IA, to Waterloo, IA, local is about done with it's work at Iowa Falls as the sun begins to start another day in Iowa. This job is normally a night time local out of Ft. Dodge... (more)

Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)
Locomotive: EMD SD50-2
Location: Iowa Falls, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: CSXT 8628
Train ID: CN L57091-30
Photo Date: October 31, 2014


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Added: Mar 07, 2015

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Photo ID: 501066

A pair of SD40's power this B38 local from Mason City, IA, to Nahant Yard in Davenport, IA. The local has a long list of local work they have along the way from Mason to Marquette today and will t... (more)

Railroad: Iowa Chicago and Eastern
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: West of Lawler, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: IC&E 6211
Train ID: CP B38-04
Photo Date: October 04, 2014


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Added: Oct 07, 2014

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Photo ID: 500096

A pair of NS units and the CN 5291 power M338 out of Waterloo to Kirk Yard, IN. Here the trains races east as the sun sets 18 miles east of Waterloo. The train si about to pass over the 257 detect... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: West of Independence, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: NS 9526
Train ID: M33891-31
Photo Date: July 25, 2014


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Added: Sep 29, 2014

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Photo ID: 500094

A pair of NS units and the CN 2424 power M338 out of Waterloo to Kirk Yard, IN. Here the trains races east as the sun sets 9 miles east of Waterloo. The train is making 50 mph as they start up the... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70M-2
Location: East of Raymond, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: NS 2668
Train ID: CN M33891-25
Photo Date: September 25, 2014


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Added: Sep 29, 2014

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