The Reading heritage unit flies along the former-Rock Island line between Blue Island and Silvis, IL.
Southbound through the cut at Mine Dock.
This pair came down from Canada. After dropping off their train, off to get fueled and such.
An eastbound CSX Intermodal powers by Lake View, with a UP SD60M "Triclops" 2nd out.
SD33ECO sets up this evening's SU-99.
Re 420 # 314 is pulling a swiss army train from Limmattal shunting yard to Schwanden, between Näfels-Mollis and Netstal. 4 battle tank "Pz 87" (Leopard II from Krauss-Maffei/Germany and ... (more)
Siemens Combino 855 from Stadtwerke Augsburg in service at Line 1 from Lechhausen to Göggingen
CP 8950 leads its train west late in the evening near Glenmore. This vantage point became available late last year when the Glenmore Trail bridge over the tracks was completed. The bridge not only... (more)
As a steady rain begins to fall, Iowa Interstates Anniversary Duo leads CBBI through Minooka Illinois. Also hidden in the consist is NS 1066
A pair of MoPac six-axle EMDs are seen with a southbound intermodal train on the former C&EI. Tom Golden photo.
A pair of fresh MoPac GP50s are seen moving engine-lite along the former C&EI. Tom Golden photo.
FEC 101 roars thru a thunderstorm as a stalled weather system brought about 48 hours of solid heavy thundery rains to the area. Total amounts ranged from 3-5 inches.
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)