Two SD40-2s and another unit lead a mixed freight in Rochelle.
Alot of traffic on this beautiful Sunday morning at Rochelle.
The UP 5223 is very dirty and the stars are burned off the American Flag, and the UP 9244 a GE C40-8 in horrible condition.
The early morning sunshine greats the UP 7150.
Westbound under the "Q" signals...
A pair of duces lead west thru the sweeping curve in Rochelle.
Climbing the small grade into Rochelle, sporting a custom number board.
Sharp unit in the late sun...
Even the bell on the former CNW SD40-2 is smiling this afternoon as a westbound pounds the diamonds and rolls under the signal bridge at Rochelle, IL.
UP AC4400CW 7294 picks up speed, westbound past the Rochelle Railroad Park.
5 engines lead a train through Rochelle and slow to enter Global III.
UP 5976 leads coal from Colorado across the diamonds and past a small crowd at the Rochelle Rail Park on a sunny Friday morning. By lunchtime, the Rail Park parking lot would be nearly full.
1482 sits in Rochelle waiting for a call to action.
With Global III visible on the right, coal from the ex-D&RGW Craig Branch approaches Chicago. This train's consist includes an interesting collection of older D&RGW, C&NW, MP, and other "fallen fl... (more)
The Southern Pacific heritage unit (UP 1996) slowly heads east through Rochelle, passing under the CNW signal bridge.