A trio of UP 4 axle EMD’s head West towards LaFox on the Geneva Subdivision with some gondolas in tow.
UPY 709 is in charge of the Troy Grove local as it heads south just outside of Shabbona, IL. A few seconds after this shot was taken, the conductor would throw something out the window. I ran towa... (more)
Continuing west through Maple Park, LPJ04 heads for the Troy Grove Branch in DeKalb with a trio of 4-axle EMD's.
The Troy Grove job heads south out of Shabbona
UP Troy Grove job run's into a snow drift that was 200 yards long and 5 FT deep.
The Troy Grove local crosses the ex-BN at Earlville.
The Troy Grove local heads south through the grain elevator at Rollo in the late afternoon.
Four UPY GP15-1's lead a westbound local into the golden evening sun just outside of Earlville. This was a surprise catch for my friends and I, as we were lucky to have heard this movement gettin... (more)
A local train off the UP Troy Grove Sub, with obligatory UPY GP15-1's, rolls through Cortland in -12F weather. QNPSKP 02 is visible in the background.