Passing the Depot that served two lines. This is the spot the Burlington,IA to Minneapolis line crossed Both Rock Inland Lines.
Rolling East with just a little snow and a light train.
BNSF 2821 is taking cars to the Havelock shops .
Parked in a long line of trains for Thanksgiving day.
Slowly topping the hill out of the trench.
Holding for a crew after the Thanksgiving slow down.
Pulling all the bad ordered cars to the car shops East of town.
Hitting the super evaluation at Winthrop reverse curves that had posted speeds of 40 to 60 MPH over the years, Its 40 MPH now.
Passing the old Depot that may see passenger trains soon if the new Governor doesn't swash it.
Passing under the old highway 20 bridge.
With the photo shoot over with and not likely to come out till they move to Colombia,MO. After there gone the old shops will be razed and more history of the CGW will be gone.
This came to my eye as I was shooting the Wabash F's
Parked getting some wiring by the owner this day. This paint is much better then the Grand Traverse Dinner train purple rainbow paint they had!
CN's L571 rolls into town to drop off cars to the Iowa River RR
CN's L571 rolls West at daybreak.