A flood detour heads east through Rondout with a CSX SD40-2 in charge.
After a crew change at Hawthorne Yard, extra G888 heads east on the approach to the BRC Crossing. A BC Rail barn leads the way on this sunny afternoon as traffic zips by on Cicero Avenue, the majo... (more)
BRC 150 south leads the industry local through Nerska/LeMoyne on a sunny afternoon in Chicago. Charter Steel and Best Foods were the two industries switched today. Up ahead at Archer Avenue, the l... (more)
A veteran canadian cab departs Markham Yard with train 371, bound for Salem, IL.
BRC 151, an MP15AC, pulls up to Hayford Junction. From here, the train will shove back towards Clearing Yard and switch a local industry.
The Sanitary District of Chicago's roundhouse offered a view of their full roster today. From left to right, MP15DC 4 and SW1's 2, 3 and 1 bask in the afternoon sunlight. Usually, the power is kep... (more)
The Milwaukee Road heritage unit looks great in the afternoon sun as it heads west under the Pennsy signal bridge at CP Morgan.
An outbound Metra train is just out of Union Station as it passes CP Morgan with a former Amtrak F59PHI leading the way.
The NYC heritage unit leads G45 south through Nerska/LeMoyne, bound for BRC's Clearing Yard.
An F59PHI accelerates from its station stop at Western Avenue as it passes the Milwaukee Road searchlights at Tower A2.
Two zebras and a BC Rail make for a great trio of barns as M348 rolls south through Lake Villa.
A pair of orange SD38's, of BLE and EJE flavors, take a stroll through the city, about to pass under 18th Street in the Chinatown neighborhood of Chicago.
A pair of Grand Trunk GP9R's, both still wearing Trunk colors, lead the Kankakee local by the 1853-built Illinois Central depot in town. It's also passing the Railroad Museum outside of the depot.... (more)
Shortly after crossing the diamonds with the Indiana Harbor Belt at Argo/Canal, northbound R923 approaches Route 171 in Summit with a classic EJ&E/GTW lash-up.
A crazy leader on the CN, in the form of one of UP's two Olympic units, heads up the hill out of Joliet. Enroute to Kirk Yard with A490, the two EMD's sounded good thundering east.