Quite possibly the years more beautiful sunset. Storms begin to roll into Naperville, IL with towering anvil heads which were peaking the mid 60 thousands. Further down the line lightning can be s... (more)
BNSF 3165 leads a rainbow consist on BNSF's L-CHI105.
What was once suppose to go to the NYC, then went to the Penn Central, became Conrail, became CNW, and currently is now is HLCX 1072, leads a westbound CHIGAL towards Galesburg IL!
“Folks around these parts get the time of day From The Atchison, Topeka And The Santa Fe" BNSF's L-CHI105 is led by the fifth all ATSF consist in the last 3 weeks as it makes it's way to Galesburg... (more)
UP 6460 leads an empty westbound coal train with an ex CNW AC4400CW, UP 6897.
BNSF 7406 leads a northbound manifest Towards the BNSF connection at Eola
UP 1822 builds up a westbound intermodal with UP 1919 as an empty coal train passes by.
CREX 1509 moves slowely through normantown control point as it follows A490 down the Leithton Subdivision.
Union Pacific 8819 blasts down the Glenn Ellyn straightaway with an SD70M second and a NS C44-9W trailing third.
Amtrak 500 makes for a rare leader on the Southwest Chief today as it pulls into Naperville. Amtrak 500 will eventually be taken off in Kansas City where only the two trailing P42's would remain.
IAIS 718 passes through Sparland Illinois giving friendly horn as it passes the photo lines.
IAIS 6988 is seen passing through Sparland on its way back towards Chillicothe, IL.
6988 puffs up the grade as it makes its way out of Chillicothe, IL.
IAIS 718 pulls its excursion train back to Chillicothe, IL with 6988 in tow before a long line of storms rolls through.
C-BTMCGL is led by an EMD SD70ACe and EMD SD70MAC as it makes its way towards the BNSF Chilicothe Subdivision with its loaded coal train.