An originally built IC GP9 pulls a grain train past the IC depot in Gibson City. They had just grabbed this unit train from the siding just South of town on the CN trackage.
BLOL 7504 was built as an IC GP9 back in 1957. Fast forward 62 years and here it is in a CB&Q inspired paint scheme shoving a grain train on the former IC Gilman Sub & past an ole IC signal. Crazy... (more)
A former GP40-2 built in 1971 for the B&O leading the VTR train into Eagle Bridge, NY. They would pick up cars from the Batten Kill and then head back South.
WNYP 637 arriving “Turtle” with the Northbound Driftwood turn. After a nice day long chase of the WNYP this was the final shot of the day. WNYP would tie down here in the siding and call it a day.
One of the most popular railroads in the country right now is the WNYP. They are one of the few remaining railroads in the country with an all Alco fleet and it is soon to be changing. With AC6000... (more)
One of 11 former Clinchfield SD40’s on the CSX roster leads a Northbound ethanol from Jacksonville, FL to Blue Island, IL through Deshler, Ohio on the Toledo Sub.
A trio of former BN EMD’s & a HLCX GP38-2 leading a local on the Santa Fe towards Galesburg. I barely got this guy in sunlight. That would’ve been a bummer if I got Cloud bombed!
An originally built SP GP35 that was converted to a GP39M from the BN is seen here leading a M-CHIGAL on the former Santa Fe through Illinois.
A GP38-2 that was built back in 1972 for the L&N is seen here in HLCX Maroon colors, as it leads the BNSF Westbound local from GM Yard in Hodgkins, IL to Galesburg Yard in Galesburg, IL.
A BN painted SD60M & SD40-2 leading the Peoria, IL to Galesburg, IL manifest into the BNSF Galesburg Yard. Such a retro looking scene of the BN greens leading a freight into the former BN Yard.
A trio of UP 4 axle EMD’s head West towards LaFox on the Geneva Subdivision with some gondolas in tow.
A trio of blue and gold SD40’s lead the Westbound TP&W train into Remington, Indiana. Just a few short moments after this picture they would pluck off two of the SD40’s.
NS 8114 sits in the BNSF storage tracks in Lorenzo next to Q-CHILAC on Thanksgiving.
BNSF 2008 & another BNSF GP38-2 chug away with M-CHIGAL for Galesburg, Illinois.
A 4 pack of EMD’s lead T004 into Milton, WI through some fall foliage where they will work an industry before continuing their trip to Janesville.