Wednesday, December 2, 2020

M338 and BNSF Aurora Sub

M338 topping the hill at the former Beth siding east of Winthrop, IA. 
The crew gave me a horn salute too.

NS 8008 leading a Pot Ash train by East Dubuque, IL
BNSF Aurora Sub

M338 video 

BNSF Aurora Sub video

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Sunday November 29, 2020

CP Marquette Sub

CSXT 924(ES44AH) leading CP 687...

with CSXT 3331 second out(ET44AH) @ Massey Station.

 CP 475 with 8548 leading...

and BNSF 7221 second out. Not pictured was CP 4007, third out. 
At Bellevue, IA.

CP 7029(SD70ACU) running solo on train B39 with approx. 31 cars.
Bellevue, IA.

Christmas Decorations from Bellevue and Wyoming, IA

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

CN M338 & CP 687


HZGX 19600 on the rear of M338 at Manchester.

 CSXT 5400...

and CP 7055; power on CP 687 at Guttenberg.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

"100"% Chance of CN Power

Eastbound Unit Ethanol Train with CN 8932 leading...

Third out was a CN 100th Anniversary unit.

M338 even had a CN 100th Anniversary leading on its train few minutes later.


Wednesday, November 4, 2020

CP 6644-River Sub

CP 6644 is second out on an eastbound loaded ethanol train(CP686).
Dakota, Minnesota.

 Video from Dakota, MN

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Eastern Iowa Railfanning-October 28th

CSXT 5228 leading B39 out of Sabula, IA.
Milepost 3-Marquette Sub.

 BNSF 5526 North leading 475 with 4 other CP GE's trailing.

BNSF 3196, 3147 South leading the BN Clinton Job out of Camanche, IA
on the CP Davenport Sub.

Sunday, October 18, 2020

NS 1066(NYC Unit) West-U70591 18

NS 1066(NYC unit) leading U705 at Galena, IL

Crossing the Mississippi River at Dubuque, IA

 Earlville, IA

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Idiot In My Shot & CP 681

BNSF 9087-SD70ACe

KCS 4054-SD70ACe

CP 681 with CSX and BNSF power that originated on the NS
in Chicago.


Wednesday, October 7, 2020

BNSF Transcon-Ft Madison

Ex Rock Island hopper

Union Pacific SD70ACe-T4 #3070

Highlights from Ft. Madison 

Wednesday, September 30, 2020


CP Marquette Sub
B39-MP 16

CP 680-#7018-Bellevue

CP 475-CSXT 5348-MP 16

 Highlights of the day's activities from the CP Marquette Sub

Sunday, September 27, 2020

My 4th of 5 CP Commemorative Military Units

Bellevue, IA
CP 7021-Army Arid SD70ACU

CP 7018-Special Heritage Block Lettering Unit


Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

CP 3-way Meet & NS on M338

CP 475 in the siding at Green Island meeting two southbound trains.
SD70ACU #7035 leads.

BNSF 9776 in Executive Grinstein paint second out on 
CP B38(Mason City-Savanna)

CP 686 with all CSXT units.
CSXT 5268 leading...

CSXT 152(in boxcar scheme) second out...

CSXT 5112 third out.

NS 3671 East leading M338 out of the tunnel in East Dubuque, IL
running late.

Video highlights of the catches.

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

CP Rail: 374, 687 plus a MONSTER 475

Rear DPU on CP 374
#7017(Heritage unit in Block Lettering)

Second out on CP 475-BNSF 9776(Executive Grinstein scheme)


Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Marquette & Dubuque Subdivisions

CN Dubuque Sub


CP Marquette Sub
475-18 @ Massey Station

Third unit on 475

CN Dubuque Sub
BNSF Grain Train-Earlville, IA

YouTube Video--Marquette & Dubuque Subdivisions