A warbonnet B40-8W lettered for BNSF on the side leads L-CHI102 to Galesburg IL on the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision.
NS high hood GP38-2 5115 leads NS D36 south past Wabash searchlights in the small town of Osman. With both the high hoods and searchlights disappearing, this was a welcome sight.
UP Centennial 6930 sits on display at the IRM in need of some TLC. Behind it are the famed CNW twins which are in storage here at the museum until called back to service.
422 reflects in a recently formed puddle at Rondout while dodging a storm on its way to Fox Lake.
Catching CN's Waukegan local can be a challenge, except when left on a siding for the night! This ex-EJ&E main line from Joliet once saw regular traffic including coal trains servicing Midwest Gen... (more)
A CP manifest accelerates through Rondout following permission, due to Hiawatha 332 being allowed to pass on the westbound track.
An Union Pacific empty coal train sits in Pekin Illinois next to an Illinois&Midland train at the coal plant.
An ATSF yellowbonnet leads L-CHI102 to Galesburg Illinois under an ATSF cantilever on the BNSF Chillicothe Sub.
Southbound City of New Orleans crosses Chicago River on the St. Charles Airline Bridge.
Taste the BNSF rainbow veteran ATSF yellow warbonnet leads some heritage BNSF power under the fading light of the ATSF searchlights at Verona.
In nice evening light, the class IC SD70 leads CN A446 south through Cicero on the Belt.
METX 206 flies under the Rock Island-era cantilever and searchlights at Interchange as it heads to Joliet with a train full of rush hour commuters.
F40PH-3 #175 makes her first run west on the Rock Island, with recently overhauled repainted MP36PH-3C #423 in tow. 175 is the first F40 to receive Metra's new F40 paint scheme.
It's business as usual on the Transcon on the 4th of July as ATSF 3832 West leads a manifest through Lomax, IL. The track on the right is the TP&W connection.