Signs of last night's ice storm are evident as M371 highballs south through Monee with a British Columbia Railway canadian cab in charge.
During the golden hour, M348 heads south through Plainfield, IL between Normantown and Field. A BC Rail barn and a former CNW C40-8 lead the way on a very cold evening.
BCOL 4645 prepares to bang the diamonds as it hauls CN Q149 into Griffith, Indiana.
BCOL 4602 heads East for Chicago.
BCOL 4602 blasts through Seward while battling a pretty decent snow storm.
BCOL 4602 heads East out of Freeport in blizzard conditions.
BCOL 4606 leads CN L508 through Park Forest, Illinois on a cold yet sunny day.
After making a pickup from Joliet Yard which included two Illinois Central SD70 locomotives, M336 heads east crossing the Metra Rock Island district and Washington Street grade crossing.
BCOL 4614, BCOL 4617, IC 1025 and IC 1015 perform its switching duties at Joliet, pulling down to the East Joliet control point.
A pair of BC Rail Barns and a pair of IC SD70's grind uphill out of Joliet, bound for Kirk Yard.
A pair of BC Rail barns and a pair of IC deathstar SD70's take headroom at the Rock, as they switch Joliet Yard with M336. Lash-up of the year for me, no doubt!
BCR SD40 #752 is waiting for her next duty in the North Vancouver yard. Back in 1981, the locomotive was still wearing the green BCR paint scheme.
One of the few remaining BC Cowls still in red, white, and blue snakes under the Saunders flyover with a CN SD70 type and former Erie Mining F9A 4214 on the extreme north end of CN's Superior Sub
Classic pair of Red white and blue BC rail units haul a short 369 around the bends of Port Hope passing the oldest railway station still in use in Canada. Built in 1856 by the Grand Trunk Railway.... (more)