Cincinnati originated train Q350 is in the process of making a setout at Barr Yard with a crazy lash-up. Leading the way is KCS SD70ACe 4023, followed by BC Rail C44-9WL 4642. Both units are one o... (more)
106 grain loads are headed west on the Gilman Sub with a classic deathstar SD40-3 in charge. A short time later, the crew would shove to the Cargill plant in town.
A CN barn smokes it up as it leads Q191 on the approach to CP Frank.
An Illinois Central deathstar SD40-3 is in charge of 106 grain empties, as the crew shoves down the Gilman Sub to the Cargill plant for loading. Certainly not what I expected to be shooting this m... (more)
Right on home rails, a Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP50 is in the lead of a classic EMD trio on the Chilli Sub, as westbound train L CHI105 accelerates out of Joliet.
A Tails Bonnet, one of probably more than a few nicknames for this type of NS SD70ACC, is on final to its destination of BRC's Clearing Yard with train 17N.
As an inbound Metra makes its way into the city, UPY GP15-1 728 shoves a train of bilevels to Ogilvie.
Shortly after departing Ogilvie, double-headed F40's make their way west through the city.
A trio of deathstar SD70's begin their climb of Joliet hill as they make their way east towards Kirk Yard with train L520.
A second section of train 286 heads east through Pleasant Prairie with the last Soo Line candy apple red Geep on the CP's roster leading a CP GP38-2 in the beaver scheme. The leader has certainly ... (more)
BRC 150 arrives at Best Foods to perform the afternoon's switching duties.
A Belt Railway of Chicago MP15AC makes a move through Clearing Yard.
A pair of deathstar SD70's lead L509 south down the Illinois River Sub.
A UP SD40N, an H2 BNSF Dash 9 and a SOO GP38-2 are slowly making their way down the "Wash 4" track at KK Bridge in Milwaukee, taking train 286 to Bensenville. KK Bridge is still home to ... (more)
Shortly before 08:00, R923 returns to Glenn Yard from the Argo industries, passing the Summit Metra/Amtrak station. Glenn has been the go to spot for GT painted units lately. Today was no exceptio... (more)