NS 8099K, the "Southern" Heritage unit, leads an empty oil train West into the Savanna Army Depot in Savanna, IL. on Sunday Nov. 9, 2014
UP 7510 sits stationary as it gets filled with grain while CN 8928 speeds past from the left while heading Westbound on the CN sub towards Warren, IL. on November 19, 2014.
Monticello Railway Museum's restored and fully operational H-4 class 2-8-0 #401 simmers in the shop preparing for a series of multiple excursions. No. 401 was built by Baldwin in 1907. Amazingly... (more)
Headed for interchange with CSX, FEC ES44C4s 806 and 809 trail a KCS Southern Belle SW1500 on transfer freight YVN112. Sitting isolated in the background is the former road approach to the MacArth... (more)
CB&Q Hudson #3007 peeks out of the barn at the Illinois Railway Museum.
CN 4028 idles in the CN Freeport Yard in Freeport, IL.
NS 8099k, the "Southern" Heritage unit, leads an empty oil train West on the BNSF Aurora sub headed towards Savanna, IL.
Strangers in the night. Just shy of 10:30pm, a light engine movement waits for a signal into Dupo yard, running wrong main, while a hot autorack screams by for points south. Canon 350D.
Metra 407 pushes a inbound train past the Tinley Park Christmas tree in golden light.
A pair of Geeps, including a Cotton Belt GP60, await assignments at the south end of Bloomington Yard.
CN 4028 pulls away from the CN Freeport, IL Yard while heading Eastbound into Rockford.
Sunshine on a Cloudy Day. Ever since Florida East Coast brought back their "Champion" paint scheme, I have always wanted to see a champ with a KCS Southern Belle. I finally got my wish toda... (more)
Canadian National-Illinois Central Railroad's Santa Train is shown on the first stop of its two day trip in Central Illinois, parked in Gibson City on Saturday, December 13, 2014. The Annual Sant... (more)