IC 1035, 1000, and 1020 roll back into Markham Yard to retrieve their train before departing for Gary Indiana.
A trio of IC SD70 begins to exit the Mainline of Mid-America for The J at Matteson as it continues its trip to Kirk Yard.
IC 1035 does the honors of train L531 as it passes under the elevator and prepares to blast through the small village of Pesotum. Aside from the CN unit, this was a very common sight to see throug... (more)
IC SD70 1035 and CN SD60 5408 sit on Jasper's shop track. They'll be used later on today on an X348.
An extra out of Jasper speeds east at Henry House behind a surprising lashup of IC 1035 and CN 5408.
Well the weather outside is reminding us winter is around the corner. Hopefully a snowy winter is ahead for photography in Iowa. Back in 2010 winter hit hard on the Omaha Sub in early January. The... (more)
A dirty IC SD70 idles on Jasper's "shop" track waiting to be lifted by a set of coal empties for duties on the Alberta Coal Branch.
Three days later, the same IC SD70 prepares to depart Hawthorne on M337.
M337 heads west through 16th Street on a beautiful sunny afternoon.
With the head 3 units that were stuck at MP 385, and the rear 4 units and 7 cars that were stuck at MP 408, L572 is now on the move towards Waterloo with everything that is now unstuck. The Omaha ... (more)
An eclectic lashup pulls M337 over the bridge at Bridgeport Junction. Note the remains of the catwalk at the top of the bridge where the tower that once controlled the interlocking here stood long... (more)
A408 glides around the curve at North Nelsons.
Southbound train pulls into Nelsons siding to meet a northbound hotshot just south of Amherst Wisconsin.
Regular Merchandise Train from Chicago, IL - Waterloo, IA heads west through Delaware.