Frisco steam locomotive No. 1630 preparing for a day of excursions.
While waiting on this guy to get roster shots of these units thought i needed a over the top shot of all these motors on this CN manifest.
Metra 137 leads a outbound train into Des Plaines for a stop.
CN C40-8W 2135 leads M371 south past the old IC depot in Kankakee.
NS 8392 West by the Geneseo Station.
Two classic units sit in Iowa Interstate's Silvis Yard. SOO SD60M 6061 is now currently at NRE at Silvis for repaints (7-14-17)
An E/B CSX manifest traverses the diamonds at Blue Island Junction as it makes its way slowly towards Barr Yard with UP 7821 (AC45CCTE), KCS 4039 (SD70ACe), and CSX 7914 (C44-8W).
8,800 horsepower charges past one horse. BNSF 7903 leads a high priority intermodal train towards Chicago, IL.
A CN yard job with an untouched EJE SD38-2 shoves a cut of cars back into Markham Yard. They pulled up under the old IC signal bridge for headroom. This was my first trip to Illinois and in one da... (more)
The 403 local crew has died in the siding at Warner, tied it down, and is cabbing home to Galesburg while the train waits for a shuttle crew.
The Rock Island switcher switches the west end of the yard to prepare for a run down the Milan Branch.
An eastbound stack train from Fort Madison to Logistics Park passes under the signal bridges at Toluca.
A Roger Puta Photograph
Last week I took a trip with some friends to Illinois to shoot several different areas including the BNSF Chilicothe Sub. One of the spots we stopped at was South Streator where the line crosses t... (more)
TPW 2008 enters Peoria, IL in August of 1994.