BNSF 2816 was originally built as the GN 3000 (GP30 class unit) back in 1963 and since then it has been rebuilt and gotten new paint 3x. This 58 y/o motor is still seen roaming the rails in 2021 a... (more)
A trio of BNSF H4 EMDs pull the L-CHI105 job past the bland refurbished Santa Fe depot in Mazon, Illinois.
On a warm sunny spring evening, 4 standard cabs team up to take the Chicago to Galesburg local west, seen here in Mazon.
A stack train bound for Topeka, KS flies west through Mazon into the sunset.
A scene fresh from mid 2000s, a pair of BNSF lettered warbonnets coast through the small town of Mazon, IL with a stack train for North Dakota.
KCS 4810 and an ace lead BNSF Q-ROBCHI into Mazon, Illinois.
A former BN GP30 rebuild leads Local 105 west through Mazon.
A repainted & rebuilt B40-8W leads the L-CHI105 West on the unit’s original home rails of the Santa Fe.
The westbound local heading through Mazon with a H1 GP60B & H1 SD40-2 trailing in the consist.
The wind gusts as an extra GALCHI cruises towards Chicago with a BN SD40 up front. A nice accommodation to this old, and presumably abandoned, grain elevator.
BNSF SD75I 254 leads a Intermodal east through Mazon.
BNSF 1407 & BNSF 3036, a SD60M & GP40X duo leads the L-CHI105 from BNSF GM Yard in Hodgkins through Mazon, Illinois.
BNSF 1431 and two other BN brothers lead the L-CHI104 from Galesburg through central Illinois on the Santa Fe as they head towards Chicago.
BNSF 1407 & 1404 leading the Galesburg manifest West through the small town of Mazon on the Santa Fe.
1 of 5 GP50L’s ever built, BNSF 3162, is seen here leading M-CHIGAL West along the Santa Fe past a big puddle of water that was conveniently collected along the tracks just outside of town. Thes... (more)