A portrait of two switchers at the 2011 Train Festival.
R CHI424 crosses the Mississippi River and the BNSF's Crescent Bridge, on its way to Barstow, IL. A GP39M and a GP50 make for a nice set of 4-axle EMD's.
Nine years ago yesterday, C&NW 411 looks shiny in its livery at the Rock Island Steam Festival.
IOWA CHICAGO & EASTERN! oops......
A pair of warbonnet B40-8W's, 539 and 552, cross the Mississippi River into Rock Island.
Employee special at the Government Bridge.
Employee special at IAIS RI Yard.