Repainted IC 1037 leads 509 south on the River Line in Plainfield.
The sun begins to fade away as BNSF 2013 sits at the helm of a monster line of locomotives.
METX 195, one of the last remaining F40PHM-2s, leads an outbound train to Aurora in Hinsdale, IL.
A power set of a CSX and UP GEVO backs in the Belt Railway of Chicago's Clearing Yard on a March morning. A CN transfer is assembling their outbound train at left, while a set of NS power awaits i... (more)
The Chicago skyline spans the background as Metra 147 leads an outbound commuter train on the UP Geneva Sub, passing under the former CNW signal bridge at Tower A2. A UP GP15 makes a transfer move... (more)
BNSF 3132, a former BN GP50, leads LCHI105 west at Hodgkins, IL.
CN L554, the only scheduled train on the line is seen Drift Busting at Buffalo Hart Illinois heading towards Springfield.
Metra F59PHI 92 races past Tower B17 with an outbound express train.
NS Grain Train heading down the Bloomington District towards Decatur Illinois
CSXT 8830, a former Conrail SD40-2 leading CSX’s Q244 from Louisville, Kentucky North across the Kankakee River bridge on UP’s Villa Grove Subdivision.
WAMX 4234, the DREI's only 6-axle and a unit that rarely ever leaves Decatur Yard, leads westbound 101 over the diamond through Tuscola, IL. Due to engine issues with a few other units, expect to ... (more)
CP 6068 leads the CP Tech Train south under the searchlights at Rondout.
A hotshot Z-train flies around the Lemont curve with BNSF 4914 in the lead.
After my time machine ride back to the late 90s, a southbound freight to Centralia rips on em’ out of Champaign. Leading the way is a nice trio of IC SD70s, numbers 1003, 1032, and 1036.
As the clouds clear for the moments being I was able to snap a shot of what many railfans call,"The Pit." This is where BNSF stores all of their power for the yard, including the power f... (more)