BNSF 8105 leads a intermodal west under the endangered searchlights in Hodgkins.
EJ&E 675 and GTW 4909 head south through downtown Lemont.
Former BN executive F is covered in snow while sister BN-3 powers Holiday Special
A westbound Burlington Northern “Dinky” roars out of Chicago Union Station powered by EMD E9 No. 9925. A commuter train on the former CB&Q Chicago to Aurora line was nicknamed a “Dinky,” perhaps t... (more)
EJ&E SD38-2 675 switches at KA Steel in Lemont.
KBS 701 south is seen on the approach the small interchange / storage yard at the north end of Danville. This was the best fall foliage I could come up with on a very bland, straight and seldom us... (more)
A short 5 car KB&S hopper train heads south by the elevator at Heaton, IL. Does anyone happen to know what business they have south of Cheneyville other than storage cars?
EJ&E 675 and GTW 4909 switch KA Steel in Lemont on a mostly sunny, but cold afternoon.
EJ&E 675 and GTW 4909 head south through Lemont on a brutally cold December afternoon.
Shortly after crossing the TP&W, KBS 701 & 702 roll across the harvested fields and small wind farm outside Sheldon, IL on the Danville Branch.
A southbound gondola train departs the KB&S headquaters at Iroquois on the line to Lafayette. Another crew would grab a small cut of cars for Cheneyville and Danville.
Former C & NW commuter cars begin Holiday special run at Illinois Railway Museum.
IG4TA is strung out on the lead waiting for a recrew to finish building the train. Within the next hour the train will be ready and will make its departure on time at 8pm after Amtrak 307 goes by ... (more)
The North Coast Limited lead by CB&Q E8A 9947A at Eola, IL on September 10, 1964. The time would have been a little after 2 pm. The train is headed east through Eola Yard. Eola is a uninco... (more)
Just over a year old, a pair of B40-8s leads a four-axle Geep on a stack train between Chicago and the West Coast. Tom Golden photo.