The quarry that was once active over a hundred years ago makes a beautiful backdrop for the well maintained EJ&E 185 Morrison Int. Transfer Caboose as it sits at the Joliet yard as the day comes t... (more)
EJ&E 657 coming home with 10 cars from the Smurfit-Stone job, as it passes CN's newly installed signs
Another day comes to an end as EJ&E 658 heads into the curve and leads the State Line Coal train out of Joliet
EJ&E 322 & 306 the last of the J switchers
You can still catch an all orange EJ&E consist these days, but it's getting harder. As EJ&E 675 & 656 make up the line train and head into the setting sun
New Mexico Lumber Company Shay No. 7 probably wasn't maintained as well in 1929 as it is today, Ephraim Shay would be proud
New Mexico Lumber Company Shay No. 7 blows off some steam as it comes around the pond at Hesston, The Hesston Steam Museum opened to host the "Friends of the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad" Mid... (more)
CN 7033 & EJ&E 663 make their moves after bringing 21 cars into the yard, Its almost appears as if the locomotives can't even look at each other, as the transition continues.
As the CN transition of the EJ&E continues, CN 7033 heads to Smurfit-Stone, a local job, the familiar green & orange colors of the EJ&E are slowly fading away.
The triple six heads down the IRL long hood forward at MP14, shoving the snow of the rail, after a crazy spring snowstorm dumped 4" on Joliet last night, it even caused the cancellation of the Wh... (more)
CN 2549 heads though the EJ&E Western Subdivision on another CN reroute
EJ&E 662, 650 & 654 roars past Turner
CN MoW truck checks the track alignment as they prepare for the increase rail traffic to begin soon on EJ&E Eastern Subdivision.
Lake Renwick Heron Rookery is the only site in Illinois where five species of birds, one of which is state endangered, nests, and a great place to watch the endangered EJ&E orange SD38-2's fly-by,... (more)
EJ&E 302 & 445 with a lot of steel mill grime work the south end of the yard