Three visitors sit in EJ&E's Joliet yard today. Ontario Northland GP40-2 #2022, and a pair of BRC GP10's idle in EJ&E's yard.
IHB GP40-2 #4014, in the new paint scheme, leads a Southbound Manifest past the bridges of Blue Island Junction.
CSX YN3 GP40-2 #4436, a Conrail GP40-2, and a CSX C40-8 lead a Southbound Manifest over the bridge at Blue Island Junction.
Westbound BNSF trackage right train passes over the Shoo-Fly track at Reno, NV on Union Pacific's "Overland Route."
BNSF SD40-2 #7223, and an UNPATCHED green BN SD40-2 #8065 lead a Westbound Manifest through Joliet Station.
On a cold New Years Eve, EJ&E 656 is tied down in Joliet, idling the day away.
EJ&E 656 holds westbound with a long manifest.
This westman will receive a push from the manned Truckee Helper at East Truckee
UP 5803 and UP 5758 are this days Truckee Helper.
No. 5 at Reno's temporary depot on the shoo-fly. This train was annulled at Reno and will become No.6 of the 9th.
UP SD9043MAC 8239 passes EJ&E 656 being used as a helper on the end of the daily UP loaded coal train.
This was nice to see two EJ&E's sitting right in front of me! EJ&E SD38-2's 656 and 665 sit with a manifest waiting for the signal.
EJ&E 673 highballs an Eastbound Manifest through Frontage Road Crossing near Plainfield.
BNSF 140 GP60M, leads a very nice lash-up down the Transcon, which consisted of a white face BN SD60M 9242, a green BN SD40-2 8243, and another BNSF GP60M 120.
Here comes a Westbound Mixed Freight with a very nice lash-up! BNSF #2272 GP38-2, leads BNSF #2342 GP38-2, and a very rare Santa Fe #4251 B23-7 down the Transcon to Los Angeles.