A westbound auto train out of Gibson yard in Chicago, IL, slows up at Nelson to meet an eastbound ethanol train. The overnight low was around -4, and traffic is moving slow this morning with the c... (more)
Sounds like the UP might of reopened Global 1 for this massive snow storm meltdown in the Chicago area that went on at the end of February. The G1 to LA stacker rolls under the classic coal tower ... (more)
An frosty eastbound auto train out of Colorado bound for Chicago pass thru Nelson on the UP Geneva Sub. The overnight low was around -4, so things are a bit chilly this morning. This train will se... (more)
Metra F40 154 pounds the diamond at A-2 and shoves a long train towards downtown during an afternoon rush in Chicago, Illinois. This train is on the UP Geneva Sub and will turn at the Ogilvie Tran... (more)
Metra F40 154 shoves it's train towards downtown Chicago for its first run of the afternoon, passing through the Tower A2 control point after leaving the coach yard.
The eastbound "bird" pulls into Clinton for a crew change with the Spirit of the Union Pacific leading.
After holding under the coaling tower to let a loaded coal drag clear onto the Peoria Sub, UP 1996 is seen storming out of Nelson with empties for North Antelope Mine.
THANKS RJV for the heads up....Tom.......Eastbound BIZ train passes under the BNSF Barstow Sub heading toward Chicago.