On a cold Thursday evening, Illinois Railways 104 job makes a run to BNSFs Eola Yard. Seen here curving outside of Yorkville with a pair of OmniTracks (OMLX) SD40s.
The daily hotshot G1 stack train hauls west through downtown Wheaton, out of the University control point on a freezing cold afternoon. At first I thought something was off with the lead ace, but ... (more)
On a freezing afternoon, UPs Rio Grande Commemorative Locomotive flies west with ZG2LT in tow. Heres the hotshot ducking under the former CA&E in Wheaton, IL.
With a crew only minutes from timing out, A490 cruises south down the J, towards its crew change point south of town. The winter light made these KCS Bells pop quite nicely.
In some sharp evening winter light, a trio of Belle locomotives crawl south thru Aurora, with 58 cars of manifest for Kirk Yard in Chicago.
With the sun trying to break the thick cloud layers above the city, an orange hue casts itself upon the buildings. With most people heading home from work, a Green Line rush train hurries outbound... (more)
With the COVID-19 vaccine being distributed across the world, city life is slowly returning to the way it once was. To cope, CTA is slowly running more and more trains around the city... as seen b... (more)
With the last mornings snowfall coming to an end, UPs Troy Grove Job races across the Fox River with a pair of GPs up front.
With snow covering the landscape, and the sun setting fast, CNs M337 manifest flies west across the Fox River in South Elgin.
On a freezing cold morning, CP 281-26 notches up out of Elmwood Park, with 5 standard cabs up front.
With the mornings sunlight only a few minutes old, ROBCHI rounds the sharp bend in Lemont, with a KCS Ace leading 4 KCSM AC44s... 2 of which, 4th & 5th out, still sport the older grey ghost scheme... (more)
As a hotshot stack races east, LPJ cruises west with a pair of GPs & an AC44. Nice to see a TripleCrown trailer out and about as well.
A while back, a pair of IHBs “Baseball Geeps” take the NA11 transfer into CPs Bensenvile Yard
A pair of H4 GPs bring the 457 job west by “The Dolphins” on a sunny late autumn afternoon.
An EJ&E SD38, still in its bright orange paint, cruises south through downtown Lemont with CNs L535 in tow.