A freshly painted AC6000CW leads Q556 (formerly J746) east out of Joliet.
50 degrees for the middle of December isn't bad and the water wasn't to cold either as I waited for the Metra inbound to Joliet
On a late night run to Joliet, the next-to-last outbound Rock Island District train of the evening is just minutes out of LaSalle St. Station as it passes venerable 16th St. Tower. Special thanks... (more)
Iowa 502 approaches the New Lenox Metra Station, headed east towards Burr Oak Yard.
An extra CBBI rolls out of Joliet, with a solo GEVO in charge.
The Rock Island heritage units leads SIBI through New Lenox.
Iowa 507 leads a fellow sister and IHB 2161 into New Lenox.
Q556 heads east by the crossovers at MP 35.5, with a freshly painted AC6000 leading the way.
A 2nd eastbound roars uphill out of Joliet, behind a pair of ES44AC's. Third out is an IHB "Genset", enroute from Silvis to Blue Island.
Metra MP36 409 departs New Lenox with a outbound train.
A very eclectic lash-up of GP power leads a CRL train out of Burr Oak Yard and onto the Metra Rock Island District main line.
Iowa Interstate CBBI heads for Blue Island, rolling east around the curve at New Lenox.
CSX train Q556 is headed east along the old Rock Island in New Lenox, with a Helm SD40-2 on the point, followed by a CSX standard cab C40-8, in YN2 paint. The train is splitting the signals at MP ... (more)
Straining hard to keep its train going, Kettle Falls International Railway GP35 #2501 leads an ethanol train south on Metras Rock Island District on its way to Burr Oak Yard
WOW01, a CSX work train, heads east through Mokena, with a former Chessie System caboose at the rear.