The ICG Freight is heading up to the St. Charles Airline.
A rolling meet goes down at 11th Street as CN 2575 takes off with M336, meeting a northbound with a CN SD60 leader. Former Erie Mining 4214 trails on M336.
The last GTW painted SD40-2 switches out the south end of Joliet yard.
NS #8995 leads the MPIPBJ into the siding at Clarksburg.
In golden light, normal power leads a Z-train west just east of Mazon.
CN SD75I 5630 leads a manifest south through Crest Hill.
The Iowa's slug set switches at the east end of the yard in Silvis.
A CSX "Big 6" sits in State Line yard in Calumet City with a coal train.
In the golden hour, the 102 local departs Joliet behind a classic warbonnet Dash 8 leader.
CSX GP38-2 2554 sits on the I&M Canal bridge as it does some switching. This is the first time I've seen a train on this spur.
A extra eastbound Iowa holds up in Rockdale with a long hood forward geep leading.
A pair of new CN ES44ACs lead CN L503 east through Dixmoor on a sunny St. Patrick's day.
Earlier this month the tower was closed and the interlocking plant is now remotely operated.
For the details of this CB&Q/CRI&P wreck see: http://railfan44.blogspot.com/2014/01/major-passenger-train-wreck-montgomery.html