Metra 195 departs out of Downers Grove Main Street with a outbound train.
Metra 212 belches some smoke while racing west through Westmont with a outbound express train.
The Reading heritage unit teams up with a rare for the area SD80MAC, leading a westbound empty oil train through Sugar Grove.
Already several hours late out of Chicago, the westbound Carl Sandburg heads past West Eola, passing a local building its train with a pair of B40-8Ws which will eventually blast off towards Savan... (more)
A nice Santa Fe warbonnet SD75M arrives at Eola Yard with the M-BRCEOL.
CN 2407, a nice Zebra barn unit, leads L521 north through Crest Hill.
An eastbound intermodal train passes beneath the main line coaling tower in DeKalb. Time and technology have rendered the massive structure useless.
CNW RSD-5 1689 and Milwaukee Road 760 wait near the diesel shop for their turns in the annual diesel parade for diesel days.
After waiting for a outbound Metra to clear, CN 2653 gets the light to bring M395 west into Joliet yard at the Rock diamond.
Metra 186 ducks under Eola Road with a inbound train to Chicago.
A pair of UP switch engines, recently sold off in a auction, sit on a dead end track at Schweitzer Rd near Global 4 along the former GM&O mainline. The 1330 is a former MoPac MP15.
A recently renumbered warbonnet SD75I leads CN L521 west, about 3 miles east of Joliet where it will stop and do some switching before continuing to Spaulding.
Who's railroad is this? KCS 4168, TFM 1654 & UP 9264 leads the ZLDYC-01 east past Ferromex 4077 near Columbia, Illinois on Union Pacific's Chester Subdivision.
BNSF 7455 leads a manifest west through LaVergne.