WC 7589 leads 6614 and 3002 as they prepare to depart Fond Du Lac yard with todays 510 job.
Metra 614 under goes inspections and load testing before being used the next day for an accident scene recreation. ...Taken with permission
CN 6789 pauses for photos.
BNSF 6101 and company get re-fueled and serviced while MRL F45 390 idles away in the background. In the railfan world, this isn't something thats supposed to happen, let alone on a Class 1.
NREX 4835, former Atlas Power Company; and, NRE SW8 141, former Algoma Central, await there turn to be rebuilt and painted, or just scrapped.
CP 2816 heads west toward Franklin Park on its last day of excursions.
A lone J SD38-2 rounds up a couple dozen empty coke cars along the steel mills of East Chicago and high balls back to Kirk in the late afternoon light.
Another loco I never thought I'd ever see, Delaware & Hudson 7303. This unit came in on CP 284 from Milwaukee, and departed two days later leading an unknown manifest east through Indiana.
After picking up rare bird IHB 2272 in Michigan Ave. Yard, IHB's Whiting Job strolls across the CSXT at Cal Tower.
Milwaukee Road 265 sits in a stored and in-operational state at IRM. Still looks good for her age doesn't she.
IAIS 705 leads two older 600's through the snow. The glossy Iowa colors really stand out amongst the white.
The WSOR special cruises past the former Janesville Amtrak "depot."
The Central Illinois Ry begins their day as they depart their home base and prepare to pick up a load of bricks from Colonial.
A former CCP GP10 still wearing the original colors of the ICG makes friends with yet another PREX GP20 on the west end of KJRY's Keokuk yard and engie house.
The first class train, including Dome's and a Cafe, back into the station for loading.