Eastbound CN 8961 holds at the Rock, awaiting its signal from Metra's Rock Road Dispatcher.
HOD102, better known as the Argonne Local, works its way through the industrial area of Woodridge.
Emerging from the forest, the Argonne Local prepares to begin its switching duties. Built in 1981 and still rolling in 2013, this Bluebonnet's paint has held up very well!
A blue "Icon" unit takes it easy, as a GP38-2 and a GP9R pass by with a yard job.
The crew of the Argonne Local prepares to run around the train, for the trip back to GM Yard in Hodgkins. Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP50 3178 and BN Cascade green GP28M 1500 are looking good in the afte... (more)
#484 departs Bensenville Yard after a setout, bound for the BRC's Clearing Yard.
A 633 ethanol train rolls out of Bensenville, behind a nice trio of SD40's. Third out is DME 6364, a "Sleepy eye" unit and former Milwaukee Road 203.
Looking good and about to pass under Route 83, the pair of classic Geeps highball west, bound for the Argonne Branch up ahead.
The "Argonne Local" heads west after shoving onto Main 2. Today, we have a sweet, pre-BNSF lash-up, in the form of a Santa Fe Bluebonnet GP50 and a BN, Cascade green GP28M.
Just the way it should be, a pair of IC&E SD40-2's lead 472 by Tower B17.
CN 2405 holds at East Joliet, waiting for a signal from Metra.
A pair of barns (CN and BC Rail) and a CN SD60 thunder up Joliet Hill.
A CN Dash 9 and an EJ&E SD38-2 take the River Line Job south.
GTW 4905, CN 5373 (a straight SD40-2) and CN 8950 wait for servicing and assignments.
The Rockdale Job heads west behind a pair of GP15T's.