Virtual Train Watching in Iowa
Museum Pages

Amtrak Detour - Flood of 1993

Flooding in Iowa sends Amtrak through Des Moines, with a stop at the Rock Island depot.

The "Blue Train" - 1975

A special train travels the Indianola branch.

Rockets in Des Moines, 1968-69

Thirty pictures of Rock Island E units, taken in and near Des Moines, Iowa.

Short Line Junction

Information, transcriptions of paperwork, and 35 images from Short Line Tower in the 60s and 70s.

Indianola, Iowa ca. 1970

The Indianola Branch of the Rock Island.