CP 289 snakes over the long crossing at Grand Ave in Elmwood Park. The train will head east to Tower A-5, turn the corner and head north on the C&M up to Milwaukee and points north.
BNSF 7430 meet's BNSF 9929 at Shabbona, IL in a gentile snowfall in the wee hour's of the morning.
NS #8410 leads the 255 past the small town of Sadorous.
Enroute to Iroquois Junction, the KB&S heads south through the countryside. Along for the ride are two former Erie Mining F9(A)'s, bound for the Vermilion Valley Railroad in Olin, IN.
The outbound California Zephyr passes through suburban Downers Grove at a high rate of speed.
A spotless GEVO and an older C40-8 lug an eastbound freight up the hill. A second eastbound can be seen approaching on Main 2.
BNSF 4402 leads a westbound auto train under the Santa Fe signals in Verona.
CNW 1689 and Milwaukee 760 sit near the diesel shop at IRM before the start of diesel days.
UP 7671 leads a manifest west under one of the few CNW signal bridges still standing in Nelson.
Running on CSX's recently purchased former GTW, a eastbound CSX intermodal passes the closed gate tower and a old GTW searchlight signal in Blue Island. I'm sure it's just a matter of time until t... (more)
The Iowa backs past the closed gate tower in Blue Island as it heads for the IHB yard.
The usual consist leads the westbound California Zephyr through Western Springs.
A pair of typical grungy CP GEs lead a Bensenville bound intermodal west through Blue Island.
The Iowa's new 30th anniversary unit sits in Burr Oak yard waiting for a crew to take BICB west. 3rd out is the Rock Island heritage unit.