A 10,000+ foot, M347 heads west through Joliet, with a nice lash-up.
The Markham Yard, IL, to Waterloo, IA, manifest train rolls west towards the next stop at Dubuque, IA. This train is running late do to a late departure out of Markham and weather related problems... (more)
Passing the classic depot at Galena,IL
From the cab of CN Dash 8 #2124 the A432 passes into the CN yard in Centralia Illinois.
Cutting a small drift and dragging a cut of 50 cars for Aurelia.
A cowl unit leads 422 into Aldershot Yard after passing through Bayview
As the Sunsets work continues in to the night.
Rolling thru some small drifts on it's way west to battle with more snow.
The Jasper Yard power idles on the shop while it's crew switches out a grain train.
Limestone empties return from Minntac to Proctor on a cold Thanksgiving day.
After cutting their train in half, CN 5518 and IC 1019 lead the old JSW1 into the Aux Sable plant.
The air temperature is a couple degrees below freezing, as the old JSW1 rolls south through Minooka. An SD60F/IC SD70 combo is definitely an oddball consist on this job.
A CN SD60F leads the way as 390 heads south through Crest Hill.
Coming in for Track 4 at Selkirk Yard with four 'war wagon' cowls. CN '5532', '2438', '5526' & '5519'. Still a big question mark if this train will stay or go from the ST. Lawrence Sub/CSXT to... (more)