Its a hot day along the smelly and nasty Des Plains River as we see the BNSF Chicago to Galesburg local depart Joliet Yard.
A pair of IC SD70's rest in the former EJ&E Joliet Yard waiting for the next assignment on a nice summer morning. This yard looks more like a ghost town most of the time with not much going on mos... (more)
After working Joliet Yard for about 45 minutes, L-CHI105 smokes it up out of Joliet screaming in notch 8 this evening with a cascade BN green SD40-2, #1706 leading the way towards Galesburg.
Three IC "deathstar" SD70's rest in the yard on this nice summer afternoon. On this day, six black IC SD70's were assigned to the yard.
Y-JOL202 departs Joliet with BNSF 1842 leading 1766 on the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision.
A pair of "Pepsi Can" GEs has brought The Southwest Chief to its station stop in Joliet. Tom Golden photo.
An eastbound Chicago Central & Pacific coal train rumbles through Joliet, Illinois, on February 22, 1989. CC&P was formed on August 27, 1986, to operate Illinois Central’s Chicago to Omaha, Nebras... (more)
BNSF 1409 leads Local 105 West out of Joliet.
A pair of SD40-2’s take one of BNSF’s ‘Joliet locals’ (train Y-JOL202) based out of Joliet Yard. Seen here heading west out of town, and making their way towards Blodgett, Illinois to work INEOS S... (more)
BNSF Y-JOL202 slams the diamonds at Joliet Union Station with a pair of Santa Fe bluebonnets on point.
Metra 110 shoves train 919 into the coach yard as a Metra Rock Island inbound waits to depart for Chicago with a MP36PH.
L-CHI105 blasts out of Joliet with a SD60M leader.
A trio of HLCX GP38-2’s lead M-CHIGAL out of Joliet.