Two oil trains pass each other at Savanna. The east bound train had two CSX units on the front. BNSF SD70MAC 9969 brings up the rear.
This Chicago, IL, to Dilworth, MN, vehicle train accelerates out of Savanna as a loaded sand train holds at CP 1462 for traffic to clear off the Barstow Sub. SD70MAC's aren't real common in genera... (more)
Canadian Pacific Train 272-15, the Nahant Yard, in Davenport, Iowa, to Bensenville Yard, IL, manifest train is parked at the diamond with the BNSF Aurora Sub waiting on a 06:45 outbound crew. Toda... (more)
For awhile the IMRL was handling NS auto rack trains between Chicago and Kansas City. IMRL was doing alot of business with UP and NS to handle their trains to and from Kansas City. Here an eastbou... (more)
As the sun starts to sink to the horizon and shadows lengthen, a westbound Z train curves past the Mississippi Palisades State Park just north of Savanna.
Eastbound Z-train heads for Chicago approaching Plum river Jct where the Aurora Sub splits and heads for Chicago while the Barstow Sub goes south towards Galesburg.
Eastbound stacker rounds the bend headed for Chicago.
Blue skies, new snow and orange engines make for a colorful picture.
BNSF 9892 skirts the frozen Mississippi River at Savanna.
A southbound crosses the detector at MP148.
Ive said it before and ill say it again, The Burlington Northern Santa Fe should have just stuck with this paint scheme...
A BNSF grain train runs along the Mississippi Palisades just north of Savanna.
5109 along with a pair of CSX SD40-2's enjoy a sunny fall afternoon passing through Savanna.
Fall peak along the Ol' Miss! A loaded ore train works eastbound down the Palisades on a perfect autumn day.
An eastbound BNSF manifest makes its way along the Palisades just after the fall color peak.