Amtrak's California Zephyr makes good time as they blast thru Fairfield on the BNSF Ottumwa Sub. The train is passing the old ex-CB&Q freight depot which is still used by the BNSF MofW personnel. ... (more)
Two ACs roll an ECBNAM westward through the Iowa countryside near Fairfield.
The golden setting sun highlights the westbound California Zephyr as it decends the grade out of town, approaching the local BNSF 664 train that is switching out cars at the Dexter iron foundry.
The West Quincy, MO, to Des Moines, IA, train has just meet another coal load at Fairfield. The NS still has a service in Des Moines, so they use these West Quincy trains on the BNSF to move their... (more)
While going through some of my dad's pictures, I came across this one of RI E8A 649. His notations on the back was the last Rocket north out of Fairfield, Iowa dated only as 1971. Considering it's... (more)
Disney's "A Christmas Carol" tour train moves eastbound near Fairfield, Iowa on BNSF's Ottumwa subdivision.
Two GEVOs pull a string of westbound coal empties over the vertical curve at Fairfield.
A pair of ACEs lead a coal empty as it streaks past houses in Fairfield, Iowa.