Hard telling how many years this signal has protected the diamond at Garner but the final days were closing in on November 22. On December 5th this signal was retired.
The Southwest Chief rolls into Princeton to make a station stop on its way west.
2 sets of helper power set idle at Albia, next to main #1, waiting for another winter day to arrive.
IC 6141 is off a Yetter grain train and BNSF 5772 is off Williams coal loads, both sets of power lays over at Ft Dodge awaiting next duty.
C778 is stopped at CTC Dana just east of Webster City, waiting for westbound lite power to get in the clear at Williams, IA. 9335 is under 2 months old in this picture.
L568 works in Sioux City yard as it makes it's nightly 2nd switch of Cargill's meal, crude, and refinery.
The Big Dipper shines down while the Furball's local unit take a rest in Freeport, Ill overnight.
Dead UP train sits waiting for a dogcatch crew outside of Jefferson, Ia.
L568's conductor switches out Cargill's refinery at Sioux City before departing for Marcus, IA.
L569's and L573's power await their night runs to Council Bluffs and Sioux City.
A northbound Metra passes a signal bridge near Rondout Tower on its way towards Fox Lake.