ICG's second BiCentennial painted unit leads an eclectic mix of power including three brand new GP28s for Sonora Baja California Railroad out of Markum yard in Homewood IL. The original unit was d... (more)
EJ&E SD38-2's 673 and 671 pull out of Markham Yard with a cut of cars.
EJ&E SD38-2 673 does some switching at Homewood.
GTW GP38-2 4927 and an IC GP40 make for a great set of yard power as they head back north to tie onto a cut of cars.
Ottawa Central RS18s 1865 and 1828 sit in the deadline at Homewood.
EJ&E at Homewood! EJ&E SD38-2s 673 and 671 switch Homewood Yard, their new home base of operations. Two more, 670 and 672 are now based in Waterloo, IA, but the rest are still at home on the EJ&E.
EJ&E SD38-2's 673 and 671 perform yard duty at Markham Yard. It was quite the different sight, seeing two J SD38-2's in Homewood.
A local heads south out of Homewood Yard with a pair of GP9s on the point.
The view from the Homewood photo pavilion.
IC SD40-2 6007 sits at Homewood Yard with a southbound manifest on Christmas Day. With several of these stored in the deadline, this was a nice sight.
IC SD40-2 6014 leads the deadline at Homewood. Behind 6014 are two rarities, Ottawa Central RS18 1865 and GTW SD40-2 5936, one of just two still in blue paint. The IC and GTW engines are just stor... (more)
The brakeman of a CN yard job rides the steps of one of the venerable SW14s as they pull a cut of cars out of the yard.
Sitting behind the old IC Homewood Shops, a rare SW14 rests among power of it's new owner.