Not much activity at the old EJ&E Roundhouse that still stands at Kirk. Hopefully the structure continues a useful existence in the grand scheme of CN's future. The CN 5674 sits idol just off the ... (more)
NS 9699 sits among the crowd in the Elkhart House. Everything is serviced and readied for outgoing assignment.
399 doubles out of Battle Creek Yard as a storm hits. Its about to rain a lot on the conductor making the move.
The CN 3233 shoves Markham C yard into the MIT yard as Z 195 puts away its train at Chicago International.
Former SP 9305, an old SD45T-2, Works Battle Creek yard. Long days of Banging cars and doubling up trains.
The classic Red Caboose is still in service on the NS out of Battle Creek's Hinman Yard. Mostly used on B57 as a Shoving Platform for the Conductor, the caboose see's service along the line betwee... (more)
Sitting on the ROAD LINE. EJE 671 leads a very unique lash-up sitting in KIRK. The Round House still stands and has some activity for now. Hopefully it will not become another casualty of moderniz... (more)
BNSF 4966 sits in the NS ELKHART YARD PITT waiting for assignment.
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.