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Monday, December 15, 2014

Iowa Interstate--Quad Cities & North Star

Wabash heritage unit tied down on the west-end of Silvis Yard tied with IAIS 152.

Wabash 1070 moving a trio of ADM freight to the rear of some CIC traffic. BICB with 513 solo waits for his turn to head west.

The east end of the CIC train.

CP 4440 and three other sisters wait to pull out of the Moline siding.

Former Conrail B23-7 now owned by MMA(Montreal, Maine & Atlantic) in the consist.......

and MMA 3603(C30-7). Presumbably these two were heading to the NRE in Silvis.

Video of the CP QC Local--

Video of East Meets West--

Monday, December 8, 2014

513, L563

The Depot at West Liberty-December 8, 2014

Swamp School

Renovated Rock Island Wooden Caboose and a flatcar used to haul crossties.

Baggage Cart

Unknown 4-wheel steamer.


There are several benches on the grounds with names in honor or memory of.
This one caught my eye.

Searchlight signal on static display.

Playground with a choo-choo

Train CBBI-07 with 513 on the point.



Saturday, December 6, 2014