Passing the lumber yard at Edgerton, 2051 is on the roll after spotting a load.
WSOR cuts through the pastures beyond the old oak tree.
Its harvest time along the WSOR.
A lumber load is spotted for a customer in McFarland.
2051 is the only SD20 "skunk" still active on the system as of 11-2007.
WSOR smokes it up highballing McFarland.
With all WSOR markings painted out, these three units await shipping. Company employee said they were supposed to go to Mexico.
CIM81 makes like a steam locomotive.
WSOR 2054 waits next to the Mazo depot as my conductor air test a cut of cars he just picked up in town. This is the last revenue for the 2054. The 2054 has been sold.
I will miss Skunks!
An extra rock train that had layed over in Bardwell overnight now has a fresh crew out of Janesville and is headed west in front of the late running CJ. Powering the train is the last operating SD... (more)
I happened to stumble upon this yard along Burnham Road in Calumet City with SD20 2924 iding away as I was heading towards the Indiana toll road from Blue Island.
Wide angle shot of Paducah rebuild pulling a cut of cars out of the yard.