Death star leading CN 121. With an Illinois Central unit leading, CN 121 heads west through Montreal West, foregoing its setoff for CN 149, which has become rarer as CN 149 usually does not... (more)
CN 401 at Ste-Ambroise crossing with leading unit CN 1002 sublettered Illinois Central
The CN Sparta Sub's Local works its way past the old GM&O depot at Sparta, which is now the Misselhorn Art Gallery. The depot and town of Sparta was the principal filming location for the 1967 mov... (more)
A sunny morning in Joliet yields some goodies at the south end of the yard.
IC 2-6-0 3039 sits at the back of the line of steam engines at IRM. This engine definitely needs some work!
Jay Boggs washes his motor car down after Amtrak's National Train Day event.
IC 1036 shoves north to West Bridge Junction, where the crew will pick up the train.
The CN Sparta Sub's Local traverses ex-GM&O rails at Percy as it heads back to Baldwin, Illinois.
After setting out a couple cars for Midwest Transload, the CN Sparta Sub local traverses the old Captain Mine lead, heading for the CN Sparta Sub (ex-GM&O) at Percy for the trip back to Baldwin, I... (more)
IC 2460 and BCOL 4654 lead a lengthy 331 through Lynden hot on the heels of 435.
A light snow falls as Santa arrives in the town of Danforth along the Main Line of Mid-America!
CN 331 has cut off of its train and is running up to its lift on a parallel track.
IC 1036 zig zags its way back into the South Yard Lead of CN's East Joliet Yard.
A great lash-up heads east out of Joliet, crossing the old Rock Island diamond in the distance.
A southbound Illinois Central coal train passes concrete monuments to another era as it rumbles by the long-abandoned coaling towers at Gilman, Illinois, on May 5, 1990.