With a friendly wave from the engineer, BCOL 4614 slams the diamonds at JB Tower with train Q116.
BCOL 4614 leads M348 under I-65 in Merrillville, IN on a sunny morning.
M348 is about to pass under Interstate 57 in Richton Park as it heads for the South Bend Sub in Griffith, IN. A good looking BC Rail leads the way on this sunny morning.
Rolling east on the former GTW, M348 approaches Wellsboro with a BC Rail Barn in charge.
EJ&E 656 and CN 5286 shine in the last rays of sunshine as they lead L510 through Byron, bound for Fond du Lac.
The Markham Local heads south through University Park with an EJ&E SD38-2 in charge.
A veteran zebra leads a southbound Q train through Bartlett, just south of Spaulding.
A former CSX Dash 8, now working for GECX, leads CN L515 on the approach to Route 12. Sixth out is a CITX SD40M-2 bound for Motive Power Resources (MPI) in Minooka, IL.
A pair of IHB SW1500's lead a coal train through the signals at CP Graselli.
NS 4002 makes for a cool leader at Flossmoor as it heads south to Matteson, where it'll hop on the former EJ&E and head east.
NS SD60 6710 switches the west end of IHB's Gibson Yard. Not sure how many of these remain, but I'd bet you can count the remaining ones on two hands.
Santa Fe Bluebonnet 2382 switches baretables at Willow Springs Yard.
In sweet light, M336 waits to proceed southbound in Plainfield with an NS SD70 in charge.
GTW 5936, the last remaining SD40-2 in GTW paint, switches the east end of Hawthorne Yard.
Racks exit the IHB and enter NS trackage at CP 502, led by a clean CSX GEVO.