LS&I 35, decorated for Christmas, sits outside Barn 9 at IRM.
US Army 45 tonnet 8537 sits on display outside Barn 4 at IRM, which displays a very nicely restored CA&E sign.
CNW 411 heads back towards the boarding area, passing Spaulding Tower.
CNW 411 departs out of IRM with the Happy Holiday Railway train, passing the CNW East Union depot. This depot was originally in the neighboring town of Marengo.
Amtrak AEM-7 945 sits on display at Yard 5 at IRM. Although AEM-7s are not exactly units you could find in Illinois, it's nice to see one saved.
The CNW heritage unit leads IG2G2 east through Elburn.
Two of Metra's three F59PHs push a deadhead under the signals at CP Morgan.
NS SD60M 6803 leads CN A446 south through Prospect Heights.
Amtrak Cascades F59PHI 457 brings up the rear of a eastbound test train at Franklin Park.
Amtrak Surfliner F59PHI 457 brings up the rear of a westbound test train at Franklin Park.
UP SD40N 2007 leads MPRPR west past the depot in Barrington.
The 2018 Operation North Pole train heads west past the Cumberland station in Des Plaines.
UP 4141, the George H.W Bush units, sits with UP 1943, the Spirit unit at Proviso Yard. The 4141 recently pulled a funeral train for the late president and looks great in golden light. Special tha... (more)
UP SD40N 1950 leads CP 286 south through Des Plaines. It's on home rails here, but on a foreign train!
UP SD40N 1950 leads CP 286 east through Rondout,