11 BNSF units on a light power move out of Cicero Yard in Chicago for Northtown Yard near Minneapolis work their way out of Savanna after a crew change, coasting alongside the shore of the Mississ... (more)
BNSF 6624 leads a westbound intermodal under the CB&Q signal bridge and its replacement west of the diamonds in Rochelle. Two birds observe from on top of the Q bridge.
In a strange quirk of fate, CNW 8646, one of the two famed "CNW Twins," the last two CNW units in original, unpatched paint, managed to find its way onto it's longtime rival's tra... (more)
In a strange quirk of fate, CNW 8646, one of the two famed "CNW Twins," the last two CNW units in original, unpatched paint, managed to find its way onto it's longtime rival's track... (more)
Under the big and blue Northern Illinois skies, eastbound loaded crude oil train U-FYNCNQ0 35T hustles past Rochelle's Industrial Park area on BNSF's Aurora Subdivision with a couple of Canadian N... (more)
Rolling under a classic CB&Q searchlight signal bridge, loaded crude oil train U-ELUCXY0 43T from the North Dakota oil fields strolls eastward through Rochelle on BNSF's Aurora Sub headed for the ... (more)
BNSF 5328 leads "Brick Town" west through Rochelle, ducking under the CB&Q signal bridge west of the diamonds which is living out its last few months of operation before it's replaced wi... (more)
BNSF 4459 leads a westbound intermodal through Rochelle.
Westbound Stack train WSS Chana IL.
Flamed out BNSF 4777 leads a empty oil train west out of Aurora.
The Reading heritage unit teams up with a rare for the area SD80MAC, leading a westbound empty oil train through Sugar Grove.
A hundred more empties bound for the Bakken oil fields weave their way up the Mississippi River in the light of the setting sun.
A CSX SD80 leads a westbound manifest past the windmills just southeast of rural Lee, IL, which is certainly a long way from home!
A westbound Z train highballs Dugan Road in Sugar Grove.