CN 5541 heads east on the BNSF Aurora Sub past the BNSF 2199 & 1504 which spend their days working the locals and yard duty.
The United Way painted SD40-2 leads another pair of SD40-2s and heads west for Council Bluffs.
This stack train has just crossed the BNSF and continues its journey west.
The Rochelle local heads west to the 199 Yard along the UP Geneva Sub. The BNSF mainline crosses the UP just beyond the signal bridge.
The Rochelle local heads west past the old CBQ depot, now used as an M-of-W office, on its way to switch DelMonte.
What a train! Seven UP units lead a Westbound mixed freight past the Rochelle Railroad Park. UP 3080, UP 3062, UPY Y738, UPY Y710, UP 2387, UP 2488 and UP 2318.
Bluebonnet GP30 2435 and a BN GP15-1 lead a westbound local though Rochelle.
Burlington Junction SW1200 900 sits in Rochelle waiting for a assigment.
Burlington Junction GP16 1609 sits in Rochelle waiting for a assigment.
The CNW Heritage ACe leads the only two CNW units left on the UP roster for another round trip to Council Bluffs.
A westbound stack train passes the Rochelle Railroad Park and crosses over the UP Geneva Sub.
Sometimes the unexpected will show up, today it was this ballast train with the ICE (ex. Susie Q) SD45 as the second unit. Canon 350D.
This shipment of four brand-new SD70ACe's are about to begin their first revenue run. The are heading for Global III where they will be put on a train to Iowa. Canon 350D.
On the Geneva Sub you will see a lot of former C&NW leaders, this is because all leading locos must be equipped with cab signals and automatic train stop, just like this ex.C&NW SD40-2 on this eas... (more)