Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Recent video posts on my YouTube channel

A Busy Wednesday on the CPKC in the Quad Cities

Crossover Trains at Fairfax, IA

UP Military Equipment Move-Fairfax, IA


Friday, May 12, 2023

Mississippi River Flooding 2023

CPKC 374 slowly passing through the floodwaters at Pleasant Creek south of Bellevue, IA.
April 30, 2023

CPKC 261 rolling by the riverfront of Muscatine as flooding threatens the area. That was as far as the river got.
May 3, 2023


Thursday, April 27, 2023

A Slow UP Day plus a LATE MNPPR with a nice consist

NS 4142 leading an eastbound manifest on the west end of Beverly Yard. Cedar Rapids, IA

Roster of MNPPR near Mt Vernon, IA
UP 5519

KLWX 8520

CSXT 7811

CN 8937

NS 1123

NS 9839

UP 4458


Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Full Moon and Schemes

Full Moon rising over some farmland near Anamosa, IA.

NS 4004 leading M338 across the BNSF Aurora Sub in East Dubuque , IL to head to home rails at Galena, IL.

CN 2508 trailing second on M338-East Dubuque, IL

Trailing second out on U703 was BCOL 4648. East Dubuque, IL.