A pair of IHB GP40-2s head light through Franklin Park, heading the short distance to Norpaul Yard.
A pair of Santa Fe Geeps bracket a Conrail six-axle EMD as they bring a mixed freight eastward across the Cal Sag Channel on the Indiana Harbor Belt's mainline through Blue Island. Tom Golden pho... (more)
A BC Rail Barn leads a CN Dash 8, a CN SD40-2W, a CN SD60 and a DMIR SD38-2 through Monee on the old Illinois Central.
How about this for a lash-up on CN? BCOL C40-8M 4622 leads a former Santa Fe C40-8W, a CN SD40-2W, a CN SD60 and a DMIR/CN SD38-2 through New Lenox. Not sure how a DMIR escaped from Minnesota, but... (more)
A trio of BN Cascade green SD40-2's lead a lengthy cut of cars out of Logistics Park. A really neat sight in 2014!
Making a rare appearance in daylight, NS 267 flies through the south side of Mt. Olive, IL with a pair of Norfolk Southern units as it continues to Mitchell, IL where it will perform some work bef... (more)
An EJ&E caboose hop consisting of a SD38 and SW1200 are seen on the city's south side. Tom Golden photo.
On a Warm Sunny Morning in the Saint Louis Area a Southbound Manifest Rolls Through Columbia Illinois
Baretables from the west coast, led by a pair of Dash 9's, slice their way through the on-going snow storm headed eastbound for the Chicago area.
Cruising south down the 2nd Subdivision, A pair of IAIS units guide a long BUSW-19 freight for the TZPR through the Robert Rutherford Wildlife Sanctuary in the tiny village of Mossville, IL.
CN M337 head's westbound through the historic town of Galena, IL in northwest part of the state with NS 1071 (CNJ) as the leader.
TRRA job pulling interchange traffic off the Port Harbor Railroad is shoving towards Madison Yard.
Amtrak #22 the Texas Eagle blast north passing a TRRA job pulling interchange traffic off the Port Harbor Railroad.
Switching cars at the south end of the TRRA yard, this UP SD60M and Alton & Southern GP38-2 look good in the morning sun.