The IAIS operated a special train to move CN 2191 from Chicago to NRE's Silvis, IL shop. CN 2191 was involved in a wreck at Slinger, WI and is being taken to NRE for evaluation.
Led by a CNW six-axle EMD, a CSX empty coal train heads south through Blue Island as it approaches nearby Barr Yard. Tom Golden photo.
A four-pack of Santa Fe EMDs, including a cowl-unit, are seen headed through Blue Island Interlocking as they head toward the IHB's Blue Island Yard. Tom Golden photo.
IAIS 708 lead's a high and wide westbound at DePue, IL transporting a wrecked CN 2191 to the shops at Silvis, IL
CN 2191 being transported to Silvis, IL by the Iowa Interstate to NRE shops for repair or scrap.
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IC GP11 8733 sits in downtown Monticello with the museum's all IC work train. Only at the Monticello Railway Museum can you find a 100% authentic IC work train in operation!
Led by an E9A and SDP40F, the eastbound James Whitcomb Riley heads south along the C&WI through Hegewisch near 130th and Torrence Ave. Tom Golden photo.
Engineer of the 975 was having a great time hauling the Light Power Move with the two FT units in tow for Kirkwood MO Museum.
IRM's Nebraska Zephyr rolls through the Illinois countryside, giving riders a taste of what it was like to ride a streamlined passenger train in the 1950s.
The Sanitary District of Chicago owns three SW1s painted in this green paint with yellow font and trim. #1 is seen here basking in the morning light after spending the night outside for a change.
Three of the four locomotives belonging to the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (also know as the Sanitary District of Chicago) are seen staggered on the loading tracks a... (more)
BNSF 8024 head's westbound at Chadwick, IL with a Q train bound for the Seattle, WA.
A special night move roll's through Rochelle, IL with three business car's heading to Council Bluff's, IA
Along with a pair of Warbonnet F45s, Santa Fe's first pair of GP60Ms lead their first revenue move, the QNYLA, west out of an overcast Chicago with a test car in tow. Tom Golden photo.