Eastbound IAIS Train CBBI crossing the Government Bridge in Rock Island, IL.
Eastbound IAIS Train CBBI passing the former station at Wilton, IA.
The CBBI crossing over the Iowa River and a short 1/4 mile to the Iowa City yard.
The CBBI has just arrived in Rock Island and is currently doing some switching. IAIS 503 leads as IAIS 513 the Rock Island heritage unit is in tow.
The Council Bluffs/Blue Island train waits east of the new Silvis yard for the road crew.
Waiting for the crew as rain moves in from the west.
In some ways, it's as though the Rock is reborn as an Iowa Interstate GEVO leads the CBBI freight past the growing IAIS yard at Silvis.
The "new" yard in front of the NRE (former RI) Silvis Sh... (more)
An Iowa Interstate East train parts the town founded by A.C. Fulton. "Fulton" as the town was called, later was re-named to Stockton as the town became a large holding area for livestock to be loa... (more)
Rock Island heritage unit #513 pays homage to the RI depot at Wilton while leading a short "East" train towards the Quad Cities.
After a quick fuel up at Iowa City. #513 departs Iowa City with the East train and a warrant straight to Rock Island.
#513 leads a CBBI train at Atalissa.
A short Blue Island train hurries through Downey behind Rock Island heritage unit #513.
#513, the leader on today's East train, gets a quick look over at Iowa City before being put back on the head end to continue towards Rock Island.
An Iowa Interstate CBBI train slides through downtown Victor, Iowa behind Rock Island heritage unit #513.
IAIS 513 East rolls into the curve leading the CBBI, and passes the station sign at West Liberty, IA. Big time kudos go out to Scott Marsh for the guide along in the chase!