A sharp looking Illinois Central SD70 leads CN L516 on its eastward trek to Stevens Point. With no work en route tonight, it should be a pretty easy trip for 516's crew.
Illinois Central GP38-2 9612 leads a southbound at 31st St. in Chicago, note the trailing ex CC&P units back under IC ownership after IC re-acquired the CC&P in 1996.
Leaning into the curve just north of Stevenson, AL is the loaded ethanol CSX K693-13 bound for Cartersville with a handsome CN painted former Illinois Central SD70 at the lead. It sure was a fine ... (more)
The sun has just began to rise as former Illinois Central 1439 sits with two P&W B30-7AB locomotives at the Locomotives Specialist facility, which is north of the CSX Rice yard. Note the two buck... (more)
Three death stars creep along Conneaut Creek with ore loads in tow.
As the loaded grain train CN G87670-17 get a signal to proceed out of the siding at Lake Cormorant (MP-20.4) on the CN Yazoo Subdivision, we take a moment, and lo... (more)
Oh, The Things We Take For Granted: Ever find yourself missing the simple things from years ago? Such is the case here, with a matched pair of "Death Star" geeps on a local, high-... (more)
Illinois Central GP40R No. 3120 and Grand Trunk Western GP38-2 No. 5847 leads CN L54591 20 west through Lemont, Illinois on June 20, 2017. The local will work a couple of industries up ahead befor... (more)
Two of the four slant-nosed E6s that were delivered to the Illinois Central in 1941 lasted until the coming of Amtrak, and they earned premier assignments until the end. IC E6s 4001 and 4003, sand... (more)
An IC blue devil leads U-CNPLNL on the BNSF Mendota Sub.
IC 6141 leads a freight thru the ancient interlocking at Brighton Park in November of 1992. It is amazing this place still existed in 1992.
IC 1026 (SD70) leads CN Q116 past the old IC signals in Homewood, Illinois.
iC SD70 1005 stands in Jackson, Mississippi on May 15, 2017.
Train 8, The Creole A Roger Puta Photograph
Two railroads gobbled up by the Canadian National take the westbound M337 manifest across the countryside of Northern Illinois. Th lead unit happens to be the class unit of the SD70 series locomot... (more)