Last light and one more train for me coming around the curve and under the endangered SF cantilever signals.
IAIS 702 leads two other locomotives south along the IAIS Peoria Sub as they pass through the grain complex in the small town of Putnam.
Last light and a moonrise and the endangered SF cantilever signals.
A grouping of Norfolk Southern and Union Pacific power leads a southbound train along the Iowa Interstate's Peoria Subdivision, seen here passing the nicely restored depot in downtown Chillicothe,... (more)
A trio of UP motors leads a frac-sand train eastbound along the UP Geneva Subdivision through the small town of Cortland, IL, splitting the old CNW signals that still exist at the interlocking her... (more)
An empty UP hopper train ducks beneath the defunct coaling tower in Nelson, Illinois as it makes it's way west into the low evening sunlight.
A BNSF manifest races eastbound in between Chadwick and Milledgeville, IL on a clear cool morning.
A rare move on the BNSF Aurora Sub a GP 38-2 and a CSXT dash 8 lead a eastbound manifest through Steward, IL.
BNSF 9607 hold's the main at Chadwick, IL for a eastbound loaded can.
Heading around Houlihan's Curve just outside of Chillicothe, Corwith (Chicago), Illinois to Stockton, CA doublestacks start their westbound climb out of the Illinois River Valley with sort of a ne... (more)
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Bessemer 878 and EJ&E 703 are among the variety of units sitting at the south yard in Joliet.