IAIS 715 heads west with IAIS business car "Hawkeye" on an inspection trip from Blue Island to Council Bluffs.
An IAIS westbound business extra pauses at Wilton for a boxed lunch.
An eastbound coal train crawls through the Northstar siding as Gerdau Ameristeel's Wilton, Iowa "Mini Mill' hums in the background.
The empty coal train makes its way back to Peoria, IL as it passes the nicely restored Rock Island depot at Wilton.
IAIS' "RIIC" train passes Wilton, Iowa with six axle power.
QJ 6988 pauses for a quick inspection at the ex-RI Depot in Wilton, Iowa during it's eastbound run light to Rock Island, Illinois.
IAIS 712 leads sister 711 along with 703 and 709 on a very lengthy BICB through the Iowa country side.
Train BICB rolls under the Iowa Highway 38 overpass at Wilton. The train will stop to pick up three LLPX SD-38s at Moscow, before continuing on to Iowa City.