A southbound prepares to depart Markham Yard with a former EMD Demonstrator on the point.
NS #9373 leads the 301 south out of Decatur Illinois.
After making a unscheduled stop at LaVergne due to a unknown mechanical problem, the westbound Illinois Zephyr gets on the move west toward its first stop in LaGrange.
Amtrak 89 leads the westbound California Zephyr through Brookfield on a pleasant Easter Sunday.
UP C45AH #2522 along with UP SD70M #4991 hustles UP train KSEMN-31 over the trestle at Fountain, IL running on Track #1 of the UP (ex-MoPac) Chester Sub in the late afternoon of April 4, 2015.
NS #6597 leads the power for the D79 grain train as they depart Decatur bound for Curran Illinois for a pickup.
Before the High Speed: Today this track has been upgraded for 110 mph with heavy rail and concrete ties. 110 mph running is planned to be instated by 2017. In 2007 though, the Springfield S... (more)
Iowa Interstate's 30th Anniversary unit is in charge of the combined CBBI and CRPE through downtown Moline with a nice mix of IAIS and NS power.
In the golden hour light, UP 4561 leads another UP SD70M southbound with a manifest on the UP Pana Subdivision just outside of Livingston, IL.