A rock train sits in the DeKalb siding awaiting Monday morning's call to duty.
MCCHU finally arrives Dubuque after a 90+ minute wait between Bellevue and Dubuque due to a crew change...
The 5 SD40-2's clear the Bellevue street running and open up as the highball towards Dubuque.
A phosphate train bound for the CSXT in Chicago hussles through rural Milledgeville cresting hills sailing through dips with an uncommonly neat BNSF lash-up.
A Green Line train, from the loop, will be arriving shortly.
The daily CSXT road freight splits the famed Crawfordsville blades as it slows down for town.
What looks to be a short manifest from Peoria, CEFX 9395 and its train sit crewless amid the TP&W's small yard and former IM ramps in Remington.
An attractive foriegner leads a UP Z train bound for Canal St. down the BNSF Chicago Sub.
A pair of former BN SD9's are in charge of this empty potash train bound for the CSXT. Original CB&Q first generation EMD's still in use today... simply astonishing.
GALCNI lead by a hard working SD60M blasts through Riverside with a restricting signal for Berwyn...
The eclectic consist passes my home town location in Berwyn, IL as they slow for a red board at Cicero A plant.
An empty potash train from Holloway, MN destined for the CSXT via Chicago cruises through Hinsdale with some of the oldest locomotives on the BNSF's roster in the lead...
After being wyed, CP 2816 and insurance GP38-2 are in run 8 screaming westbound toward Bensenville.
The steam special backs out of CUS enroute to old Milw. Rd. Pacific Jct., where the train will by wyed and dead head back west toward Bensenville yard for lay over until the holiday weekend's excu... (more)
The Royal Hudson makes her much awaited appearance in the heart of Chicago, rounding the many curves into the north side of Chicago Union Station.