Coal train heading west through industrial Decatur.
Triple Crown train splitting the signals at the diamonds.
GP60 power running light through Decatur.
NS auto parts train passing the signals at WABIC.
Auto parts train hits the diamonds.
Norfolk Southern geometry track inspection train in Decatur.
East bound stack train comes into Decatur and will make a brief stop at the local NS yard.
An old caboose sits at the Decatur yard. From time to time it is still pressed into service for yard work.
Inbound Triple Crown train approaching the diamonds.
Friday evening Metra train on the UP Harvard sub.
BNSF power brings 6,771 feet of train across the diamonds. The train is 110 loaded grain cars from Minnesota heading for the ADM plant here in Decatur. A DPU is on the back end.
Mixed freight 301 heading south to Tayorville & Granite City at BD Junction.
Westbound Triple Crown train departs Decatur on an October Sunday evening.
High short hood SD40-2 heads down to the yard after switching Tate & Lyle.
Fourteen years after the merger with CN there are still some Illinois Central lettered locomotives to be found like these two in the CN Decatur yard. IC 6201 & 1027.