The signals at Verona have now bit the dust in mid-November 2017. Back in September the signals still were there classic scene as this westbound hotshot blast by. PTC upgrades have just about spel... (more)
A hotshot intermodal traverses the former AT&SF transcon on, rolling across the farmland of northern Illinois ducking through the trademark Santa Fe searchlights at Verona which have now been take... (more)
A BNSF intermodal races by the now removed searchlight signals at Verona Illinois
The Santa Fe cantilever still stood, along with the grain elevator, as this westbound BNSF train rolled west on the transcon.
A pair of Sanfa Fe painted B40-8W’s lead L-CHI102 West towards Galesburg on home rails.
A Eastbound intermodal greets the sun at Verona, IL. It passes under one of the few remaining searchlights on the Chillicothe Subdivision. With PTC upgrades a priority with railroads, these former... (more)
A pair of CN EMD’s lead a WB coal train on the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision.
Finally made it out to Verona for some afternoon shots of the classic Santa Fe cantilever signals still protecting this crossover at MP 70.8. The signal gang is working in the area and changes are... (more)
A CSXT SD70MAC under the ATSF Cantilever on the Transcon.
On a sunny afternoon in Verona, L CHI102 heads west under the classic searchlights with a trio of Santa Fe Warbonnets and a pair of BNSF Geeps. The searchlights are on borrowed time as work has be... (more)
A pair of ATSF B40-8Ws lead L-CHI102 West under the Cantilever.
An ATSF B40-8W and C44-9W lead the L-CHI102 West under the ATSF cantilever.
Not the exact power I was hoping for but none the less. I still got a shot I've wanted for a while. This was my first time getting to shoot the ATSF Cantalievers in Verona, IL. Hope to get a warbo... (more)
BNSF 6266 leads a intermodal west under the soon to fall Santa Fe cantilevers in Verona.
BNSF 625 (C44-9W) leads BNSF CHIGAL west past Verona, Illinois under the old Santa Fe cantilever.