Train 42A basks in the golden late evening light as it is tied down for the Christmas holiday weekend shutdown. This sunlight only lasted about 2 minutes as the sun found a small sucker hole in th... (more)
Train 42A sits tied down for the holiday weekend in Hixson, Tn with a pretty rare Illinois Central SD70 leading.
An IC SD70, a CN SD70M-2 and a CN Dash 9 lead M34391 through Joliet.
IC GP11 8733 leads a photo freight in downtown Monticello.
After waiting for an eastbound to clear, M34391 gets on the move at Frankfort with an Illinois Central SD70 leading the way.
Standing the test of time, the depot at Weyerhauser has seen many different railroads in its day, and fortunately appears to have a good future. The beautiful E9's were running on the Santa Train ... (more)
CN local with 30+ cars of coal for the Laskin Energy Center near Hoyt Lakes. The plant has since converted to burning natural gas, so these moves are no more.
Another load of taconite pellets makes it way down Missabe rails towards Two Harbors.
IC SD70 1026 leads CN M343 west past the old pump house in Frankfort.
IC SD70 1026 leads CN M343 west into Joliet.
Illinois Central SD70 1025 rounds the curve north of Gilman, IL with a seasonal grain train in tow at pretty good speed. In the background the Danforth, IL grain elevator is visible.
CN 332 with a CSXT unit enters Bayview Junction.
CN 331 departs Paris after setting off and lifting cars there.
After making a setout at Schiller Park Yard, IC 1033 leads M346 out of town.
A good looking Illinois Central SD70 leads M346 through Franklin Park, preparing to take a left turn onto the Elgin Sub.