Blue skies, a heritage unit and classic searchlights...it doesn't get much better!
NS 1074, the Delaware Lackawanna heritage unit, rolls east through Waterman along the old BN.
On a beautiful morning, the Lackawanna heritage unit is in charge and looking great as it departs the siding in Shabbona.
Bluebonnet #2567, one of the recently reactivated GP35u's, awaits a new crew along with BN Cascade green #2911, AKA the Pill. Most of the GP35's were sent to Larry's Truck and Electric in Ohio, so... (more)
NS 8025 and 1074, the Monongahela and Delaware Lackawanna heritage units, lead U NSDFYN0 07T by the plant at W Shabbona, having just met an eastbound stack train.
A pair of SD70M-2's lead Q198 south through Turner.
This canadian cab has seen better days, but it's still a nice catch this morning on the southbound Q116.
A standard cab Dash 8 leads M343 through Crest Hill.
Running wrong main, a trio of Dash 9's hightail it westward.
Fast approaching Verona, BNSF 7448 leads a westbound stack train.
A hawk makes a nice appearance as westbound UP stacks highball through Kinsman.
BNSF 541 leads BN 8114 and 8117 west through Verona. This is the L CHI102, heading for Galesburg.
BNSF 6904 barrels west through Ransom with a LPC originated stack train.
BNSF 7536 is in charge of this westbound stack train as it approaches downtown Streator.
A neat catch, in the form of the experimental "Pill" scheme, thunders out of Joliet with the westbound Y JOL201.