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    Rainy day in Des Moines

    I am happy to share my amateur picture shots.
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    Rainy day in Des Moines

    Sunday morning on the Mason City Sub UP 3928 SB at NE 54th Ave. North end of Hull Yard UP 5170 waiting for its turn to head south out of Hull Yard
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    Rainy day in Des Moines

    UP 7511 idling on one of the new staging tracks at Hull yard. Shortline Jct. looking down the end of Mason City Sub to start of Trenton Sub., north leg veers off to left, Ft. Dodge siding comes in from right, signal in center governs the UP/IAIS diamond, signal in distance is the UP/BN-NS...
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    Des Moines, IA Hull Ave. Yard

    Union Pacific has made improvements with new yard connections which have been ongoing since last Fall. The UP wants to close off Hull Ave. and make it a dead-end from both directions to stage longer trains. The East/West yards were separated from the north but had access to both from the south...
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    The Cowan Tunnel

    Great pics!! I thoroughly enjoy seeing pics of mountain railroading. Your hard hike gave us a lot of enjoyment. Thanks is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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