I felt we needed a different shot from Joliet.
Loaded Unit Grain Train from CNIC at East Dubuque, IL - Kalama, WA. (Canon EOS20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
GM76 sits in IHB's Riverdale Yard waiting to be sent to EMD LaGrange for testing.
My first shot in North Dakota: EMDX 785 and BNSF 2356 lead the Grafton mainly grain local south (RR East) toward the yard in Grand Forks.
EMDX GP38-2 #799 at the Commerce Mechanical Facility
A light power move disappears into the heavy snowstorm at Lockport, slowing down to switch over to the spur track.
EMDX 826 and BNSF 2157, head towards the factory, using the spur track, in the snow storm.
A BNSF P train with one set of the Crawford helpers added to the point makes good time nearing the summit of Crawford Hill
EMDX 767 passes Joliet Union Station, with some nice ATSF power on the back.
The BNSF Warm Springs Local crossing over Alameda Creek
Diverse lash-up, EMD 9031, BNSF 6392, Conrail 5432, CSX 8446, and CSX 7378 on BNSF line.
High Priority UPS - LTL Intermodal Train from St. Paul, MN - Chicago, IL (Cicero Yard).
GM76 lays over in IHB's Riverdale Yd. supposedly headed to EMD McCook for testing.