Westbound stackers along the Rock River
Only a couple months old, a pair of SD40-2s leads a long string of power south along the former C&EI in Dolton. Tom Golden photo.
Sporting the Family Lines paint scheme, a pair of L&N GP7s lead a string of loaded piggyback flats south along the former Chicago & Eastern Illinois. These two units are on home rails as they wer... (more)
BNSF 1640 still in Santa Fe bluebonnet paint leads two former Santa Fe Warbonnets on M-CHIGAL through Ransom Illinois just shortly before midnight.
A Z train hauls around the curve paralleling the Rock River with a new GE on the point
A pair of GE motors chug through Rondout hauling a CP manifest towards Bensenville. It's always a pleasure to listen to GE's under some load, both GEVO's and older FDL's.
In a scene straight out of the 90's, M CHIGAL heads west into Lemont with a trio of Santa Fe units. Bluebonnet SD40-2 1640 leads the way, followed by Dash 9's 622 and 625 as the Galesburg bound fr... (more)
A Fox Lake-bound train is lead by ex-Amtrak F40PH 258, now Metra's 215, seen here crossing over on the CP Milwaukee Subdivision at Rondout.
A Chicago-bound CN Z-train transits the ex-WC main line south from Wisconsin through Prairie Crossing.
One of Metra's three F59PH locomotives, No. 99, leads an outbound express through Franklin Park bringing people home from working in the Windy City.
A Roger Puta Photograph