A pair of Illinois Central GP40Rs and a GP10 lead hot intermodal train I01 through Jackson, MS and across the KCS former MidSouth Railway line. Scanned from my K25 slide.
Lots of gons up front. CN X321 has IC 1026 & CN 2509 for power as it slowly heads west on CN's Montreal Sub; carmen will inspect it a bit further west at Ballantyne. At the head end is a ve... (more)
L521 heads north through Joliet, about to pass under I-55 with a solo Illinois Central SD70 in charge.
CN Q108 plods eastward with an intermodal train in tow, approaching the elevator at Oakville.
Making some nice EMD music three IC SD40-2's hustle their train south.
Despite the heavy cloud cover, the sun managed to make a much needed appearance as IC 6250 and EJ&E 666 shoved back to Van Loon with the L516. After working at Van Loon, the train would continue o... (more)
IC SD40-3 6250 leads L515 west through Chicago Heights.
L515 (Kirk-Markham) rolls west through Chicago Heights with Illinois Central deathstar SD40-3 6250 leading a CN SD40-2W, a CN GEVO, a pair of CN SD60F's and a CN SD60. The SD60F's are enroute to M... (more)
A fascinating catch in 2017! Just like the old days, a pair of Illinois Central SD70's lead Q116 under the vintage signal bridge in Homewood.
Running on home rails in Homewood, IC 6250 leads CN 5281 out of Markham Yard, passing under the classic Illinois Central signal bridge.
L515 heads south through the control point known as Swede. Bound for Kirk Yard, IC 6250 and CN 5281 are in charge as they utilize the connection to the former EJ&E Eastern Subdivision.
L515 is known for having crazy lash-ups and today was no exception. IC 6250, an Operation Lifesaver SD40-3 still in classic deathstar paint, leads a zebra striped SD40-2W, a zebra striped C40-8M, ... (more)
After meeting a westbound stack train, X348 continues its eastbound trip to the old GTW in Griffith, dodging clouds along the way.
IC 1015 approaches Spencer Road in Frankfort, leading an extra M348 train to the old GTW in Griffith.
X348 grinds into New Lenox with an Illinois Central SD70 leading the way.