This old girl had suffered from a locked axel and now receives a new Traction Motor Pack in Battle Creek. I would like to correct the Location the this shot. Its actually 9 Verona. One of the less... (more)
Z 149, formerly known as Q 149, passes through the 40 MPH Curve in Vicksburg, Michigan. The old GTW Vicksburg Depot is now part of the Historic Village featuring historic buildings and railroad eq... (more)
L521 Passes the old Depot at Schoolcraft. The Grand Elk crosses on the East side of the Depot at this CN controlled interlocking.
A few times a week you get an NS local job between Hinman Yard in Battle Creek and the Grand Elk, Gerhart Yard in Kalamazoo. Its kind of cool seeing freight under the old M.C. Coaling Tower.
A Very cold morning in Battle Creek. P365 Departs Battle Creek Station at CP GORD. A unique scene, the train passes over the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River and under the Washington Street ov... (more)
Local job on the old "J" brings a cut back to Griffith Yard from the NS at Van Loon.
Just as Snow is about to hit and running Long Hood Forward, this Ex Southern GP-50 Leads a local North through Highland, Indiana. The train has crossed the CN at HASE passes under Ridge Road in H... (more)
The "J" is back in the Creek. Under cover of darkness the CN 3023 made its way back into Battle Creek on an M356 last night. Here it sits in the East Yard waiting for assignment on a 45... (more)
CN 0003 Distributed Braking Container sits on Battle Creeks Auxiliary track. This is a Container On Flat Car that houses an Air Compressor and Automatic Brake Valve. Placed in a train just like D... (more)
Awaiting assignment, EMDX 7214, 7215 and the 1605 sit out back at the former EMD plant near La Grange, IL.
WAMX 4124 & 4125 just tied on to their train. Pumping air prepping for the shove out of Gearhart before they head North toward Grand Rapids.
CN 8802 heads up a Loaded Windmill Blade train. X319 splits the frozen countryside by Le Ferre Lake on CN's South Bend Sub.
After being held out for Amtrak P365, E274 rolls through Battle Creek on its way for a crew change at the yard. The EMDX 7202 trails the not so impressive SD75 in the lead. It really would be nic... (more)
The CF&E job has just pulled to the West End of Blue Island Yard. They will tie down and cut away to run light back the East End.
The GLLX 1416 and GLLX 1397 pump up cars from the CSX interchange in Hartford.