SOO Line #6053, one of the two remaining "Candy Apple Red" SD60's heads down the Belt Railway of Chicago's South Chicago Yard connection at CP 509. I would love to have been able to see ... (more)
When gazing down into BNSF Railway's massive Galesburg Classification Yard, especially at night, phrases like "The Railroad Never Sleeps" can't help but to pop into one's mind as the nev... (more)
Bessemer SD38-2 866 and EJ&E 670, a former Bessemer SD38-2 lock couplers once again as they switch the south end of Markham yard in Homewood. With IC SD70s going out to the Bessemer, several of th... (more)
Terry Respondeks 'Illinois Terminal' inspired and painted SD40-2 #2301 basks in all its green goodness just before some bad weather rolled in. Big thanks to Mark Mautner for the help!
A set of new Metra electric M.Us heads for its final stop of the evening at Blue Island
CN SD70M-2 8961 leads a southbound stack train through Crest Hill. Just behind me they'll do a crew swap with a northbound stack train.
CN 2922 leads a manifest train south through Crest Hill.
Metra MP36 427 departs Elmwood Park with a inbound train
In Santa Fe’s home city of Chicago, the mechanical car washers were sometimes frozen in the winter and cleaning had to be done by hand. Four Big Domes are visible in the company’s 21st Street co... (more)
RCP&E SD40-2 6406 leads CP 470 south through Des Plaines.
CSXT 4035 and other company power run through the turntable at Barr Yard.
Metra 215 leads a outbound train past the searchlights in Bensenville.
BNSF 5249 leads a manifest train west through Westmont.
Metra 406 departs out of the new platform in Joliet with a inbound
The Bnsf Chillicothe Subdivision CHIGAL local heads through the town of Verona IL on the Transcon.