IAIS 153, one of three SD38-2's left on the roster, leads the extra Silvis to Blue Island road freight east through the searchlights at Robbins, Illinois last April.
Southbound stack train passing the CPL's at 'Washington'
A Conrail GP35 leads a CNW SD40-2 and UP SD40-2 on an eastbound coal train on the Indiana Harbor Belt. Tom Golden photo.
Blowing past the crew change shack. Normally CN 305 would stop with its head end beside the shack at bottom right in this photo to change crews at Turcot West, but here a very late CN 305 b... (more)
Clinchfield F7A #800 passes the iconic Clinchfield signals at Ft. Blackmore in a scene that could pass as the 50's.
Switching the CSXT Interchange at North Vernon The Madison Railroad has started their day drilling out a lengthy cut of covered hoppers at the downtown interchange. Once finished, they... (more)
With a skillful crew, a handful of cars, and a train full of excitement for the weekend ahead- NKP765 heads west through the original block signal at Maywood Avenue in Hammond, Indiana. I took two... (more)
NS GP60 7128 leads the bottle train east under the last remaining IHB searchlights in Calumet City.
Adam Farence Photo.
Top Ten of 2017. With 2017 in the books, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from the past year.10. A major factor in choosing a location to view the total sola... (more)
A cold empty coke train is working its way south on the Buffalo and Pittsburgh railroad. These coke trains will continue to run across the line until the lakes thaw.
U58 brings tidewater loads over the crest of Raitt Mountain, passing the signal at Virginia Lee, where a siding used to end. The Southern Pacific Heritage Unit, which has hung around the Buchanan ... (more)
Under a fiery sunrise, the signal at the west end of Amherst is lit for CN Q120's arrival, who are a few miles away.
823 passes through the CPL signal governing the Vansant interlocking, where the Prater Creek Branch used to join the Buc Main.
Metra MP36PH-3C #425, painted and lettered for retired CEO Don Orseno makes a station stop at Oak Forest Illinois