Three MVPX Locomotives sit in Kirk Yard's Old Pit waiting to go out as Revenue Engines. MVPX 20 is fairly unique and I'm wishing now that I had taken a minute to check out the Blue Card because I ... (more)
On an otherwise gloomy day, a spot of sun popped out over the NYC Museum in Elkhart. I was lucky enough to catch a shot of the artwork that is an E8A in weathering NYC paint. A tribute to days lon... (more)
A 492 pulls under cover for a crew swap during a down poor. A storm blew in quick as 492 hits Battle Creek Yard.
After being questioned by CN Police as to the reason for my hanging around, I told the officer that I was there for photos of the Veteran Units. He took interest and when the crew answered my req... (more)
The Ugly Duckling seems to stick out of this crowd. The IC 2457 is among a crowd of locomotives stashed out the back door of Woodcrest. In the background is Markham A yard.
After yarding Z195, the Vet Set is staged to be sent out on Z 194 later in the afternoon. As it sits for a few hours Woodcrest Mechanical inspect the engines.
The 3233 is nosed out onto #4 Thoroughfare as Q 195 works Markham C Yard and MIT at Markham's Chicago International.
After being separated for Distributed Power purposes on Q 195, the CN 3233 and 3015 are back together on the C Yard lead at CN's Chicago International terminal. The Q195 crew grabs 2 inspection ca... (more)
The CN 3008, IC Heritage Engine leads M396 Eastward by the Battle Creek Amtrak Station located between CN GORD and CN ROSE control points. M396 is about to roll into Battle Creek yard for a Set a... (more)
The CSX takes the Diamond at DYRE passing over Plum Creek. Meanwhile a CN windmill blade train is being re crewed after being tied down on the main.
We got the BCOL Heritage Unit back on an M356. Now Power for L500 staged in 13 East.
Cold and Sunny, M396 hits Battle Creek headed for the Yard.
Power staged in MF21 . Markham Yard.
After meeting P365 and Q149, CN 3233 leads M394 East from C.P. OKEMOS. Thankfully the train was held at Okemos for a bit as I had quite an adventure in FAIL trying to get this train in good light.
Former DMIR SD-18 184 is now now sits in storage with the Vermilion Valley Railroad in Covington Indiana.