As the early winter sun heads quickly towards the horizon, BNSF's high-priority Morrisville, PA (NS) - Los Angeles, CA intermodal Z-train thunders through the small Illinois community of Edelstein... (more)
Keokuk Junction's spotless set of F units stand with repainted caboose PREX 3 at Cuba, Illinois on December 6, 2014. Children are telling Santa wishes, while engineer Tom Black waits to depart fo... (more)
With the sun just about to dip below the horizon, a long southbound loaded grain train from Sterling, IL's Rock River Grain Terminal and bound for Pittsburg, TX eases down Union Pacific's seldom-u... (more)
A Brown Line train waits to cross over the red and purple lines and head towards Kimball.
A nifty trio of foreign locomotives leads a northbound UP Texarkana to Gateway Yard quality manifest through Valmeyer, IL. The BCOL C40-8M and Canadian National SD60F cowls in the trailing positio... (more)
Having just exited the Barstow Subdivision, a southbound Keewatin, MN to Granite City, IL loaded taconite pellet train (U-KEEMAD) snakes its way through downtown Galesburg on the Mendota Subdivisi... (more)
Southern 401 sits in front of the old Wabash depot in downtown Monticello.
Southern 401 arrives back at the Monticello Railway Museum with its train.
A John Deere combine shipment heads for Barstow,IL. on the BNSF Industrial track.
In the last minutes of daylight a UP stack train rolls past the leaning signals at CP Yost.
After a mostly cloudy day, the sun makes a welcome late afternoon appearance just in time to see a westbound with 3 SD9043's tote a manifest under the old coaling tower at Nelson.
A pair of newer ES44AC's ease a stack train under the ex-CNW signal bridge at Nelson, IL as they prepare to make a left turn and head south toward the connection with the BNSF transcon near Edelst... (more)