They were so ho-hum back then.
As seen on a quiet Sunday afternoon..
The derail frog is set and the spark arresters are covered in plastic on F7B 410 parked on the west end of the CNW engine facility in Marshalltown, Iowa.
Leaning into the curve and getting a wave, this shot will change soon as new road bridge is going over it.
Three new engines, GE ES44AC leading and 2 EMD SD70ACe helping, heads a long container freight around the bend out of Marshalltown, Iowa.
There's alot going on in this picture. The train is coming out of the Marshalltown yard, turning on to the old M&StL North line. The diamonds are M&StL/CGW the CNW main is in the middle. Note the ... (more)
UP train departs Marshalltown through the snow; seen through the canopy of the, now demolished, Marshalltown depot.
Westbound UP coal train - mainline Marshalltown IA.
Minolta maxxum 7D + 70-200 f2.8
backing into yard to double over train
Two CGW veterans are momentarily reunited at Marshalltown yard. FP7 217 is ex-CGW 116A (1/51, 13559; now preserved at Oelwein), NW2 1032 is ex-CGW 29.