And the day ended... ATSF (999)758 brings up the rear of Y HOD102. I guess HOD102 and CHI102 are not related.
After a storm dropped 3-6 inches of snow and ice (depending on where you were) on the Chicagoland area last night, the Argonne switcher heads up the branch with a solid train of boxcars bound for ... (more)
The Argonne Local trundles up the grade through Waterfall Glen towards the industrial park to do its switching. The overnight snow/ice storm didn't leave much white stuff on the ground or in the t... (more)
The Argonne Switcher has just gotten going again, and has an unusually long train today, which is composed of all boxcars save one lone hopper. This GP35u is a new but welcome site to the branch, ... (more)
BNSF 4230, is an ex-ATSF unit, painted in H1, with a Santa Fe yellow A/C unit, and a cascade green door that must have come off a C30-7. 4230 is backing down this siding to pick up its last car(a ... (more)