CNW GP35 830 and two GP30s approach the diamonds at Deval tower in Des Plaines, IL. The train is headed north out of Proviso yard to Milwaukee, WI. This freight line crosses the northwest commuter... (more)
The local sand train LPJ04 heading south on the Troy Grove Sub. passing by Shabbona Grove on a Sunny afternoon.
Golden hour rays illuminate this veteran sign at Galesburg, which is in remarkable condition.
A Saturday afternoon "Scoot" accelerates out of Des Plaines, IL, heading northwest towards Harvard, IL at Deval tower on a humid stormy day. The former freight F7 looked a bit shop worn,... (more)
HBR 5008, ex-CNW 7018, blasts through the Illinois Railway snow covered main line and into the small town of Sheridan, IL. The Illinois Railway has four Hudson Bay SD50s on the property, all origi... (more)
Nearing the end of another winter's day, the last few rays of sunlight illuminate container train Q-CXOLAC1 07A as it climbs out of the Illinois River Valley and ducks under a pair of classic ATSF... (more)
When Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (South Shore Line) was short of cars, a Metra train was borrowed. On weekdays it came in from Michigan City in the morning and went back in ... (more)
A morning inbound on Illinois Central tracks. Car 4 was built by Pullman in 1926.
These new cars were purchased by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD). They were built by Nippon Sharyo in 1982.
A trio of Union Pacific AC4400CWs head north on the Chester Sub.
A Great Looking Warbonnet is leading BNSF Oil train U-TIOMIJ0-04T through Mitchell IL now on Alton and Southern trackage.
Chessie first GP15T - assisted by sister 1505 - heads west with the Henry turn. They'll interchange with Iowa Railroad at Bureau, and work the industrial park at Henry.
Global IV yard job is seen pulling out the south end of track 809 (well kinda) crossing over to 201 during the first couple hours of a 24+ hour snow storm. Once cleared the crossover, inbound KGSG... (more)
UP 8725 idles on main one as a speedy eastbound manifest passes on main three during a cool, gnat-filled summer night.
We're near the headend of the Chessie Safety Express as the C&O 614 heads for Garrett,IN.. An IC transfer passes over the hind end of the safety special on the southeast side of Chicago.