The bottle train departs Riverdale behind a high hood GP38-2.
The IAIS business train deadheads home after spending a week entertaining guests at Oakmont, PA for the US Open.
CP Engineer on the Clinton looks down at his Switchman on the ground for a hand signal. Even in this day and age "follow the mitt" still matters.
An eastbound South Shore rail train heads out of downtown Gary along Rte 20. This is on the stretch of single track between Gary Metro and the west end of Wilson, just a mile east of Miller.
Eastbound South Shore rail train heads into Gary running along the Indiana Toll Road.
Once in a while, the Sanford Switcher has something extra in tow. Today, an NS unit that led Auto Train. Despite the freight window of 1000-1500, CFRC still works with the local to let them cros... (more)
The Santa Fe cantilever and search lights still stand strong at Verona, IL as an A-B-A consist that goes right back to the Santa Fe days heads west across the Chillicothe Sub. This is train LCHI10... (more)
"Working the New Yard"
A Croxton yard job shifts a few cars around on the east end of the New Yard. The crew is borrowing a Union Pacific GE to assist them during their... (more)
Working the Perth Amboy Branch - After running around its train MA-1 is now in position to exchange coil cars at Marino Ware and to work the South Plainfield Yard.
BNSF 2183 smokes it up as it leads Y-JOL202 west out of Joliet.
A nice A-B-A set of BNSF geeps lead the 102 local west through Lockport.
BNSF train LCHI102 heads west through Lemont running on main track 2 today with with a nice looking A-B-A Heritage 1 sandwich. LCHI102 is the Chicago (Hodgkins) - Galesburg local that runs over th... (more)
Norfolk Southern H68 rolls west to Reading with three Norfolk Southern Geeps leading a Reading & Northern SD40-2, quite the impressive lashup for 2016!