CSX wasn’t the only one to make changes to train schedules in my area during 2017. Management decided to cut the daily through trains off the CofG route and instead use it as an “as needed” line ... (more)
NS SD70 2518 approaches Michigan Ave yard with B09.
A Norfolk Southern SD70 is in charge of this westbound vehicle train on the BNSF Chillicothe Sub as it makes its way through Elwood, about to pass under Arsenal Road.
B790 holds down the West Freight Lead in Franklin Park with an Illinois Central SD70 in charge.
IC SD70 1001 holds in Franklin Park with southbound CN B790.
A nice Illinois Central SD70 leads the way east to Kirk Yard, about to pass under IL-394 in Glenwood.
In the blue hour, NS SD70 2520 leads a manifest south through Crest Hill.
"Death Star", IC 1010 leads CN A406, as they approach mile 38, at McCullys, the location of the old Potash Corp mines, which were shut down two years ago.
"Death Star", IC 1010 leads CN A406, as they rumble through Passekeag, nearing the town of Hampton, New Brunswick. The clouds finally starting to part, only took 60 miles for it to happe... (more)
NS 2570 (SD70) leads NS 181 west out of Logansport, Indiana. At this point the old veteran EMD was in notch 8 as it muscled its train up out of the grade.
On a very cold morning, with minus 22 Celsius, a late CN 369 (Chambord-Toronto) is at St Paulin, with IC 1010 leading a 5 unit lash-up
An IC SD70 leads a southbound sand train in Lake Zurich, IL.