Snow in April? Sure, why not! M CHIGAL heads west by the Ransom grain elevator with a quad of thundering EMD's, led by a Cascade green GP39-2.
BNSF 1464 leads L-CHI105 through the grain elevator in Ransom Illinois.
A Eastbound intermodal passes under a large grain elevator at Ransom, IL. The Ex Santa Fe Transcon sure doesn't disappoint, with lots of trains and great rural scenery.
Passing underneath the giant grain elevator in Ransom, IL is CSXT 856 and another CSXT GE locomotive in charge of a long intermodal train (BNSF Q CXOLAC1 15L). This train originated in at the inte... (more)
BNSF 1640 still in Santa Fe bluebonnet paint leads two former Santa Fe Warbonnets on M-CHIGAL through Ransom Illinois just shortly before midnight.
CN 2455 leads a vehicle train under the highway with a field of windmills in the background on a beautiful spring day.
BNSF and NS units lead stacks eastbound through the small village of Ransom, IL on the BNSF Chillicothe Sub passing a rather large grain facility, seen from the Route 170 overpass.
BNSF 7129 leads a Z-train west under the grain elevator complex in Ransom.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief makes good time near Ransom, IL on a late sunny June afternoon behind new General Electric P32BWH locomotives. The "Pepsi can" scheme certainly made shooting Amt... (more)
KCS 4782 looks right at home leading a auto train west past the grain elevators in Ransom.
This local passes a land with a lot of wind mills.
Amtrak’s westbound “Southwest Chief” cruises through the curve at Ransom, Illinois, on the afternoon of June 9, 1990.
BNSF 6904 barrels west through Ransom with a LPC originated stack train.
L CHI102 slowly rolls west out of Ransom. A hot Z train is a few miles back, playing catch up and would run around the local at Ancona.
Santa Fe’s ultra-hot westbound intermodal, the 199 train, cruises through the curve at Ransom, Illinois, on the afternoon of May 2, 1992. This train carried premium-priced traffic from Chicago to ... (more)