A very rare sight for Janesville, WI. KCS 3969 came up on a grain train and is sitting parked next to the ex-Burlington Northern E9 in the yard. Oddly, this is the second KCS unit to be in Janesvi... (more)
Iowa Pacific's excursion train that ran from Chicago Union Station to Edgerton on June 20, 2014 sits in the siding awaiting tomorrow's trip at Edgerton, WI, as the sunsets on a beautiful day.
KCS 4813 and BNSF 9230 lead a loaded coal train eastbound at Galesburg. Here it is seen passing the yard, where it will head for the Peoria sub.
Iowa Pacific Holding's ran an excursion train up on the WSOR through Janesville up to Edgerton yesterday. The power was two E8 locomotives, the lead unit with a beautiful sounding old cast Nathan ... (more)
WSOR 4008, 4003, and 4011 are bringing a very late Chicago train across the Rock River bridge. With this being so late, it made a nice opportunity for me to practice some more night shooting.
A very cool and rare lash up on the BNSF Aurora sub; KCS 4164 and CEFX SD90/43MAC 105 lead a westbound empty tank train on a warm May night.
WSOR 4009, 4003, and 4008 work the Chicago train today, taking it on the beginning of its journey to Chicago.
UP 2002, the Salt Lake City Olympic's unit is on the point of westbound hot shot Z-LTG2 on a dreary June evening.
UP 4542, 8306, and 7863 are shoving a loaded grain train over the Rock River that they just brought up from the bridge on the bottom right, down to the UP yard to be taken to Proviso and points be... (more)
BNSF 6684 leads an eastbound baretable train over the BNSF Ottumwa sub on the last rays of light, creating a glint effect.
CREX 1310 leads BNSF 624, sporting the warbonnet paint scheme as it heads west on a very pleasant, warm May night.
WSOR 4013, 4004, and 4003 are in charge of the Horicon to Chicago train at sunset on a warm May evening.
SOO 4442 has just completed it's journey through the dilapidated and horribly maintained ex-MILW trackage from South Beloit, IL to Janesville, WI. Here it is seen just before Rockport Rd. On the l... (more)
UP 7611, 4102, & 4842 head west through Rochelle with a hot shot westbound stack train as the sun begins to set behind me. This was on a beautiful May evening.
SOO 4442 is departing West Yard for Janesville on this May morning with over 15 cars in tow. Spring has finally sprung, after this unbearable winter, with some very pretty trees downtown.