A reciently rebuilt IC unit pulls out of the yard with an interesting set of power.
UP power on lease to the CN.
CN 9561, CN 217 and CN 6425 in Homewood, IL, working the south end of the Markham Yard.
CN 7033 in Homewood, IL
Slug set with GTW 6224, CN 211, & CN 7211.
A pair of GTW units is crossing over and will shove back into the yard to retrieve cars to switch.
A pair of fallen flag GP38-2s rolls southbound through the Village of Homewood Il on thier way to Kankakee and points south.
Grand Trunk Western power works the Markham Yard job.
IC 101 finds a break in the clouds to soak up what little sunshine there was on this day while old glory flies in the distance.
A majority of the IC GP38-2's have been repainted but here are two still in original IC paint working on a cold March afternoon.
A yardworker gets ready to inspect the cut of cars 1497 and company have just pulled out as they roll by.
A conductor hangs on to this ancient GP9 as it moves out to the yard lead in a two engine/slug combo.
It is time for these IC GP40R's to go to work.
Nice to see a GP9Rm working on a class one in 2008. Here the 7030 and 5854 arrives to pick up the two IC E9's and theater car that were on display at the 2008 Railroad Heritage Day in Homewood.
A local with a freshly repainted 9610 prepairs to put it's train away in the yard.