BNSF 6902 brings his short pig train into the LaVergne Plant. *Photo taken from the cement base of the former CB&Q signal bridge. ::tear::
BNSF 9509 leading yet another Trash 9 on a unit coal train.
Wisconsin Central SD45 7486 leads Bessemer & Lake Erie SD40T-3 909. ...Welcome to Chicago.
BNSF 7774 leads siblings 7773 and 7775 on their maiden voyage Westbound out of Clyde Yd.
BNSF 7761 leads sister 7703 and a CSXT foreigner Westbound to Oregon.
CN 5786 leads an outlawed E249. This is what happens when the IHB is blocked. E249 sits on the main for about 6 hours and the crew dies.
METX 8469 departs Berwyn about 10 minutes late after waiting for some frieght traffic to clear.
Manifest, Galesburg to Western Ave. light power swings through the LaVergne Plant on its way back to Clyde Yd.
This is always a unique train. Known as M BRC-GAL on the Belt, once it gets on the BNSF in Cicero, it turns into the RCHI4501 Short turn to Eola, after it picks up the rest of his train at Eola, i... (more)
Class unit 2500 leads 249 West, and according to the dispatcher, he is "at the mercy of the Harbor," patiently waiting for the IHB to give him a clear signal.
BNSF 7761 "looses its virginity" as it leads through the LaVergne Plant.
2 GE's pair up to run this manifest out of the city with an ex. ATSF in the lead.
Amtrak blasts through Berwyn, IL passing under the extinct C&BQ signal bridge.
Woah, thats clean, this locomotive was just recently rebuilt at NREX's Dixmoor Shop after hitting a pulpwood truck in Wisconsin.
METX 401 named after Oliver Tibbles, glides under the CN/IC Freeport Sub.