The Blue Island, IL, to Council luffs, IA, west train has pulled into the siding at North Star to meet a South Amana to Silvis eastbound. North Star siding is located between Wilton and Moscow. Th... (more)
The Iowa Interstate's West Train make good out of the 40 mph track west of Davenport. Here the engineer pours on the coals to these old girls to keep the 94 car train clipping along. Today's train... (more)
The 6988 departs Iowa City with the NRHS special for Cedar Rapids.
703 East switches out a cut of cars on the west leg of the wye at Bureau.
An eastbound Iowa coal train to the NS at Peoria makes its way through Moline under the cover of darkness.
The Iowa Interstate's East Train rolls towards a meet with its counterpart at North Star Siding near Wilton. Here the train rolls over the Cedar River at Moscow with a 75 car train.
The east train rolls towards Rock Island, IL, for next crew change and work. Here the train passes one of the restore ex-Rock Island depot at West Liberty with the Rock Island heritage unit. The e... (more)
After turning at Bureau, the Nebraska Zephyr crosses the West Bureau Creek (just west of Tiskilwa) in the pouring rain on its way back to Trainfest in Rock Island.
CB&Q 9911A East passes the Bureau switcher, which is tied up for the day. Here, the Zephyr will run around the wye and head back to the Quad Cities.
Even on a dreary morning, the Nebraska Zephyr looks sharp as a tac as it rolls East Moline.
The Nebraska Zephyr rolls through downtown Moline on a rainy Sunday morning.
NKP 765 arrives back at Rock Island after a successful trip to Bureau and back.
NKP 765 heads west along Rte 6 with a long line of chasers trying to keep up. This shot was taken off the I80 overpass just east of Atkinson. I think railpictures.net contributor Chase Gunnoe is i... (more)
NKP 765 cruises through Mineral on its way back to Rock Island.
NKP 765 wastes no time on the return trip as it blasts through Sheffield on a perfect afternoon.