A trio of GP40-2's, the third being DM&E's 20th Anniv. unit #4002, scream eastbound with a whopping 5 cars, 3 of which are actually for the EJ&E at Spaulding.
Local power IC&E 203 and 6433 idle in the early evening light awaiting their southbound crew.
IAIS 721, 710, 485, 628, and 627 depart Iowa City over the Iowa River with the west train bound for Council Bluffs.
IAIS 721 and BICB pull past IAIS 485 and the westbound power set at the west end of Iowa City yard.
After making the meet with 721 west at the east end of Iowa City yard, the Wilton Turn heads east with IAIS 400 leading the way.
IAIS 721 leads 5 other 700 series GP38-2's on the west train about to enter Iowa City yard.
IAIS GP11 485 along with 628 and 627 idle at the west end of Iowa City yard.
A solo blast SOO SD60 screams through the Wisconsin country side as the sun calls it quites on this blustery winter day.
A pair of former SOO/IMRL high hood GP9's idle away at the north end of Davenport yard.
Former IMRL 224 and 201 sit infront of IC&E's massive fuel tanks as a cluster of former IMRL SD40's get some attention in the background... Lots of older power today, either being prepped to be pu... (more)
IC&E 205, an ex IMRL, exx Conrail SD40 idles away under Nahant's sanding tower.
UP 6410 strolls along acting caboose like on a Pleasant Prairie empty...
It's kind of like an SP... except with a yellow geometrical shape on the nose... A patched SP AC4400 works DPU shift on a coal empty from Wisconsin.
The rainbow trio as I like to call them cruise through the heritage laced coal towars of Nelson in their first mated trip west.
The now famous MPRCB train makes another appearance, this time being led by a trio of heritage... "Katy", "MoPac", and "C&NW" SD70ACe's team up to pull today's Council Bluffs bound manifest throug... (more)