RDC's two QJ 2-10-2 steam locomotives cross the Mississippi River entering into Rock Island.
On the return trip from Walcott IAIS 7081 glides smoothly over Duck Creek.
IAIS QJ 7081 heads west along the street running in Davenport with 4 ex-Canadian commuter coaches and IAIS GP38-2 716 with the 1300 Walcott run.
Pacing alongside the IAIS on US Rte 6 east of Annawan with the empty coal train returning to Peoria.
The empty coal train heads east for Peoria.
Iowa Interstate's RISW fights heavy snow as it picks up cars off the interchange with the IC&E at Davenport.
The AAPRCO special heads west along the old Rock Island with a destination of Omaha, NE.
The east train passes through Atalissa.
IAIS 715 heads west with IAIS business car "Hawkeye" on an inspection trip from Blue Island to Council Bluffs.
The empty coal train makes its way back to Peoria, IL as it passes the nicely restored Rock Island depot at Wilton.
The one-of-a-kind 850 leads a classic IAIS consist west through the sleepy town of Atalissa.
The "green bean" heads east with an extra out of Rock Island for Henry.
A quartet of GP38-2s charge west with 100 coal loads through the sleepy town of Geneseo.
A quartet of GP38-2s hold the mainline at Atkinson with a loaded coal train for Cedar Rapids. After getting a new crew, the train waits for the eastbound CBBI.