Milwaukee 261 leads excursion from Rock Island to Bureau.
A rush hour train is about to cross the Milwaukee Road diamonds by Mayfair Tower.
Rolling right along, the attractive pair of Grand Trunks head north for Lambert.
Under cloudless skies, the oil local prepares to depart Oxbow in Lemont.
Rolling down home rails, IC SD70 1015 leads the Glenn-Markham transfer south under the pedestrian bridge at 43rd Street.
BNSF 1069 rolls an eastbound intermodal train past the Rochelle, IL BN depot 27 years to the day after the BN merger. By this time BNSF is in its second year, and 1997 was the year of Heritage I. ... (more)
This weekend I had the honour of attending CRPA's annual conference in Lake Forest as one of three docent scholars. Prior to the event and in between presentations, I made a point of getting track... (more)
One of the 56 cars in the unit John Deere combine train is loaded with a pair of John Deere S680 combines. There is a lot of money tied down onto these flatcars!
A 56-car unit John Deere combine train passes through Alpha on its long journey to Tacoma, WA where the combines will be exported.