A Zebra striped C40-8M heads north through a 10 MPH speed restriction. Second out is a CN/IC SD70.
EJ&E SD38-2's 673 and 672 have a heavy train in tow, as they take headroom at Kirk.
A classic Illinois Central SD70 leads a pair of "Barn" units (CN and BCOL) and GMTX switcher out of the siding at Turner, after meeting a southbound.
The Walker Job heads for home with a Grand Trunk Geep in charge.
A veteran Santa Fe Dash 9 heads west through Joliet, passing UD Tower. Word is going around that UD is in the prepping stages of closing. Get your shots now.
Westbound NS 9939 comes out of the shadows and into the sunlight at Pine Junction.
A good looking NS SD70 arrives at its destination of Gibson Yard.
A new addition to the CSX family, caboose #900433, provides the ride for two crew members who are protecting the shove east through Pine Jct.
EJ&E 673 and 672 pull their lengthy cut of cars out of Kirk Yard, as IC 1018 and CN 2438 wait for permission back in to retrieve their train.
This sharp, Santa Fe Bluebonnet looks right at home on former ATSF rails, as it heads west through Channahon, IL with the JOL101 local. "The Pill" follows, decked out in its experimental Cascade g... (more)
IHB 2160 and 2163 approach Paxton Avenue, headed west to Blue Island Yard.
A westbound stack train highballs through Ogden Dunes, meeting an eastbound mixed freight.
A former UP (nee CNW) Dash 8 performs some switching at the south end of the East Joliet Yard.
M344 passes through the plant at East Joliet, waiting for permission from Metra to proceed across the Rock diamond, so the crew can shove back into the yard to perform the switching duties. An Ill... (more)
On a beautiful morning, M344 heads south with a killer lash-up, consisting of an IC SD40-3, a CN SD60, a CN SD75I and a BCOL C40-8M.