A BRC trainmaster inspects MBRCEOL as it knocks down the new and "improved" interlocking at Narragansett. For what the interlocking use to look like, see http://www.railpictures.net/phot... (more)
BNSF 8756 roar's into Chadwick, IL with a eastbound manifest in between work window's. 9-22-16
The days of Burlington Northern’s fleet of E9s in Chicago to Aurora commuter service are getting short as several of the battle worn veterans rest in the yard at Aurora, Illinois, on the cold autu... (more)
CN 2455 leads a vehicle train under the highway with a field of windmills in the background on a beautiful spring day.
A UP SD70ACe leads a coal train under the old CNW searchligh signals in Rochelle, IL on a beautiful spring afternoon. These signals are supposed to be switched over to there PTC equipped replaceme... (more)
A trio of GP35's wearing the large MoPac "screaming eagle" on the long hood, near Dupo, Illinois May 18, 1968.
UP 4224 leads a manifest east under the soon to fall CNW signals in Rochelle.
PREX 1750, one of the last F-units still in freight service, sits tied down with its train in Mapleton, IL.
CN 5462 leads L594 up Joliet Hill, rolling under I-80.
M395 heads west by Robin with a neat lash-up, consisting of BCOL 4651 and IC 2462.
CN SD60F 5545 is still kicking as it leads the L517 onto the Chicago Sub to begin the short trip to Markham Yard. Two of these units (that I know of) remain that aren't stored.
The urban landscape of Chicago lights up with blurs from the El.
A four pack of BNSF GEs leads a westbound intermodal around the famous Houlihan's curve in some gorgeous afternoon sunlight.
Amtrak train 5, the California Zephyr makes good time on the center track heading west on BNSF through Highlands, IL. The GE P40 makes quite a different impression than the trailing EMD F40PH.
An Illinois Zephyr service train rolls down the triple track of BNSF as the train makes its last lap into Chicago from Quincy, IL. The train is at Laverne, IL, just west of Cicero and will soon be... (more)