Pulling down the CN main IC 9626 will switch tracks and back his cars into the local CSX yard.
Hauling a long line of agricultural product cars across the busy Wabash - Illinois Central diamonds.
Approaching William Street with a grain train to get head room before backing into the yard. The second locomotive is BNSF 6161.
Still some great looking old Conrail units running on the NS here in the Midwest. Ex CR 8187.
Turning south while crossing the campus of Millikin University.
Auto parts train 145 runs through industrial Decatur in Central Illinois.
Light power runs through the rural Shelby County town of Moweaqua. Decades ago this was a busy Illinois Central line.
After waiting on Amtrak an NS mixed freight picks up speed again at the Tolono diamonds.
A GP60 leads an afternoon mixed freight across the Wabash - Illinois Central diamonds.
L550 brings grain hoppers across the diamonds as it starts its trip to Mattoon on the old IC line.
Train 301 heads out of Decatur swinging through the campus of Millikin University.
Shortly after 4pm stack train 21T exits Decatur for a trip down to Missouri.
An NS Triple Crown train comes west down Main #2 passing the adjoining CSX yard.
Freight led by CN 5741 & IC 1036 flies through the south end of Mattoon.
Train hauling agricultural products pulls into the south end of Mattoon early on a Sunday morning in August.