L CHI105 highballs west out of Hodgkins with a classic BN SD60M pointing the way!
Triple play BN! GP39E 2905 and GP38-2 2286 await assignments as SD60M 1464 prepares to shove out of GM Yard with L CHI105. What a sight for 2020!
South Shore's pair of former Iowa Interstate SD38-2's are notched out as they lead the Belt Job towards BRC's Commercial Avenue Yard in Chicago.
Action at the Rocket House! As a couple MP36’s make way out of the shops at 47th Street, NIRC SW1200 #3 goes about its duty as the shop's switcher, while NIRC SW1 #2 waits for its next assignment.... (more)
Various power sits around the BNSF Yard in Joliet as a barge makes its way down the Des Plaines River. The vintage Elgin, Joliet & Eastern (EJ&E) lift bridge can be seen further up the river. Just... (more)
My first train of the new decade is a westbound Indiana Harbor Belt transfer, led by GP40P-2 4010 and GP38-2 3801. The train is holding at CP 98 in Dolton, waiting for permission into Blue Island ... (more)
Conrail lives! Very rare SW8 #8687 rests after switching cars at Maryland Pig Services of Illinois, located in the south side of Chicago. She was built as the LV 273 in 1951. If you look closely, ... (more)
Closing in on its destination of Barr Yard, Y210 hustles through the famed Blue Island Junction with a former Seaboard SD40-2 leading the way. The old GTW tower can be seen in the background. It w... (more)
Will County Coal Handling (WCCH) SD20 1801 works hard to bring a cut of loaded coal cars into the NRG Generating Station in Romeoville. 1801 was built in 1959 as a Southern SD24.
As the greatest skyline of all stands tall in great light, Metra's two remaining F40C's sit quietly at the Western Avenue Shop in Chicago. For years, they awaited a rebuild that, at least to this ... (more)
Endangered IHB SD20 2923 teams up with SD38-2 3861 to switch Blue Island Yard in Riverdale on this cold, but sunny morning. A UP SD70ACe and a KCS SD70MAC also make an appearance as they prepare t... (more)
The shipper's special rolls north near Amasa, MI.
BM&LP coal empties make way out of Page on a nice, sunny morning.
Various power sits around GM Yard on this sunny afternoon. The star of the show is L CHI105 preparing to shove out of the yard with a classic Cascade green BN leading the way.
Escanaba & Lake Superior's passenger special makes its way into Mass City, where the crew will run around the train for the return trip to Pembine, WI.