A rare daylight run of the WSOR in Chicago is captured as three leased HLCX SD40-2's (all three of different flavors) and a WSOR SD40-2 make way through LeMoyne.
An SD40-2 still in BN green leads the way of the Galesburg bound L CHI105. It's seen making its way west across the Des Plaines River with tonnage from GM Yard in Hodgkins.
Brand new, straight off the showroom floor! A pair of Canadian Pacific's heritage SD70ACu's take a rest in Bensenville Yard on a sunny afternoon. They sure look good!
Hanson Material Service brings 4 empties out of the Lockport plant with their SW900 in charge. My father, the late James Hart, worked for Material Service in Lockport during the 70's and 80's, and... (more)
South Shore train AF3 makes its way east through Burnham with a Louisville & Indiana GP38-2 in charge. With tonnage from the BRC in Chicago, the sharp and borrowed GP38-2 is preparing to make its ... (more)
NS SD80MAC 7213, one of eight not in storage at the moment, takes it easy in Dwight after loading grain. Recently, NS announced that 21 of the 80MAC's were headed for storage.
L521 heads west into Joliet with the usual Illinois Central set. Today, two Tennessee Southern Geeps were in tow, bound for Motive Power Resources (MPR) in Minooka, IL.
With a CSX SD40-2 in charge, Louisville originated Q244 rolls north through Glenwood. Making good time, the train is bound for IHB's Gibson Yard in Hammond, IN.
I took a little break from football Sunday to nab S LPCTAC heading north on the J with an Executive SD70MAC leading the charge. The veteran MAC also comes complete with a nose logo. Later this aft... (more)
CKIN 804 began life in 1959 as the DMIR 169. Today, it still finds work as a member of the Chesapeake & Indiana Railroad. It's seen making its way through the Indiana countryside with a grain trai... (more)
A pair of CN SD40-2W's are in charge of train L516 as they make their way past Griffith Tower. They're about to slam the diamonds with the old GTW.
A nice A-B-A set rolls west through Lemont with a Cascade green GP50 in charge. 3142 wears BNSF paint today.
Clear of Bridge 407 and the diamonds at UD Tower, three Iowa EMD's are giving it all they got as they lug the eastbound SIBI out of Joliet on the old Rock Island.
SOO 1003 makes its Janesville departure as it heads for Chicago.
The ESWR unloads coal at the Western Fuels Association plant with their three SD40-2's in charge.