Amtrak #507 makes a rare appearance on #8, The Empire Builder, as it races thru the Sturtevant Amtrak Depot.
What used to be the engines of the fastest Santa Fe intermodal trains, now turned to local power. Two of ATSF's finest sits on house tracks in Galesburg, Illinois.
After working Joliet Yard, M CHIGAL highballs west out of town with a pair of Santa Fe Warbonnets bracketing a GP60B.
An A-B-A set takes L CHI102 west this afternoon, led by Warbonnet B40-8W 555.
The "BN Clinton" passes the rock memorial to armed services in LeClaire with "pinky" leading.
After 26 years in the Mile High sun, BNSF 556 looks more like a Pinkbonnet than a Warbonnet. I would still rather see her run in all her faded glory than to see her in a Heritage III scheme.
Early morning at Green Gable Marina south of LeClaire,IA..
Early morning at PV as BNSF train 429 rounds the bend heading for Clinton. As I write this today's 429 with the same old warbonnet in the lead shimmers in the early morning sunlight across the Mis... (more)
A quick sucker hole in the building cloud cover allows the sun to shine through and illuminate westbound local freight L-CHI1021 16I as it works its way through the quaint community of Edelstein a... (more)
A decent looking warbonnet hold down yard duties at Cicero Yard as an eastbound suburban races by on the main line in the background.
Eastbound 991 train climbing Goffs Hill at Arrowhead Jct near Ibis station.