Sporting her new "Americanized" look, Iowa Interstate's QJ #6988 leads the Iowa City excursion east.
The Iowa Interstate is a busy regional railroad these days thanks in part to flooding on the Missouri River. In the past few weeks, trains from KCS, UP and BNSF have been detouring over IAIS rails... (more)
IAIS puts the QJ's to work enroute to Train Fest, pulling over 7,000 tons of freight in 55 loads to set a new world record for revenue tonnage pulled by steam in the 21st Century.
Leading the Iowa City Steam Adventure, Iowa Interstate 6988 storms past the former Rock Island depot.
157 leads a westbound rail train past the historic ex-Rock Island depot in West Liberty.
Special campaign train for Iowa Governor Chet Culver makes a stop at the former CRI&P depot in West Liberty as some of the locals come out to see the event.
GEVO 504 leads the east bound past the West Liberty Depot on the last full day of winter.
A fresh skiff of snow and bright sun makes a great scene for Iowa Interstate's heritage GEVO 513 as it rolls past the ex-Rock Island Depot in West Liberty.
After the Rock shut down, Milwaukee Road handled the traffic on the west end out of Davenport, the patrol seen passing the junction with the BCR&N at West Liberty eastbound. The station was event... (more)
Passing the Depot that served two lines. This is the spot the Burlington,IA to Minneapolis line crossed Both Rock Inland Lines.
Iowa Interstate steam excursion pulling freight by the West Liberty Depot.
A change from the normal GEVO leaders! GP38-2 714 leads the CBBI through West Liberty.
IAIS 509 leads stacks east by West Liberty Iowa.
Rock Island heritage GEVO 513 accelerates through West Liberty after dropping a couple of cars on the siding