Watco's Cicero Terminal Railroad is seen taking some headroom out on the old Chicago & Illinois Western as they spend another afternoon switching around the tank cars at Koppers Inc in Cicero, IL.
UP 8024 leads a 210 car, 13227ft, 14889tn and 858 axle QPRNPV past the C&NW style search lights at Cortland.
The southbound Troy Grove local is usually a slam dunk in the afternoon and today was no exception. Here, the train is crossing McGrirr Rd just north of the BN X-ing on the C&I.
YBE51X heads through downtown Rockford after servicing returns Rock Valley Oil & Chemical at the far end of whats left of the old C&NW KD Line.
YBE51X returns from Rock Valley Oil & Chemical as its seen cutting the corner at the end of the street running on Madison Street.
YBE51X returns from Rock Valley Oil & Chemical as its seen cutting the corner running down the middle of Madison Street.
UP local YBE51X is seen passing the depot at Rockford as it heads east about 4 miles to serve Rock Valley Oil & Chemical at what is now the end of the line. A couple other sections of the Kenosha ... (more)
The YBE51X local is seen returning from Liebovich Steel as it crosses the Rock River bridge in downtown Rockford. After crossing the river they will cut away from the empty bulkhead flats and head... (more)
A GE 65-Ton centercab is seen switching Behr Iron & Metal on the east side of Rockford.
A beautiful sucker hole allows the late evening September sun to illuminate Metra Train #2143 to Fox Lake as it knocks down the iconic PRR signal bridge at Morgan Street.
A former DMIR SD-M is seen heading south on the Chesapeake & Indiana main line with a train for the NS at Thomaston.
CKIN 811 kicks it back a few notches as it departs Wellsboro with a grain train for the NS at Thomaston.
CKIN 811 heads north light power through Hanna, IN. The crew will take the engine up to Union Mills and pickup a loaded train to deliver to the NS at Thomaston.
After delivering empties to the Co-Alliance grain elevator at Malden, CKIN 1706 will spend the next few days just outside of town waiting for the train to be loaded so it can be delivered back to ... (more)
An empty Chesapeake & Indiana grain train strolls across the Indiana farmland headed for the Co-Alliance elevator at Malden.