First run freshly painted and luck of a Sun day too.
New crew is called just chilling.
The long run down 2nd St thru town is about over.
M337 rolling track speed thru a sag with a 170 car train on 2 hills at the same time.
6 units and 6 paint jobs EJ&E GTW BNSF, ICE UP and not sure on the last one.
Ethanol taking on the curves.
Rare out on the Old Iowa Div. was IC GP40's do to hills and hard pulls. Two running by them selves this far into the CN amazing.
Less then 5 miles from the yard and putting the train away.
Last light before a cloud kills the sunset.
M337 Is Passing M338 as it comes to the end of its run and M338 is just starting its run to Chicago.
Grain on it's way to ADM.
After getting over little Raymond hill there running all out to get some speed for big Raymond hill and it may take 2 more hills till track speed is attained. 88 cars will let them do better then ... (more)
88 cars was a hard pull on this line, Close to max if not a bit over tons to HP.
After crossing out of IL and in to Iowa this crew has 100 miles left in their day.
Cresting one Hog back after another and draped over 2, Only 3 more before the their yard at Waterloo.