After a mainly cloudy day, the skies opened up nicely in the late evening as Illinois Central SD70 1015 shoved hard at the rear of a lengthy train of double stacks.
Having no problem maintaining track speed, IC 1033 passes the local elevator in Ashkum.
A classic Illinois Central SD70 leads southbound train M336 through Manteno at every bit of 60 MPH.
IC 1033 sits tight in Frankfort, waiting on some westbound traffic to pass.
Making good speed up the hill, M336 approaches Gougar Road with its nice IC leader.
After making a setout, M336 advances up to the Rock with an Illinois Central SD70 leading the way.
Of all the train pictures I've taken, this has to show the most trash.
Its a peaceful sunny afternoon as the CSX L279 screams westbound at Mile 188 with a rare treat as the IC 1019 leads the charge along the frozen Mohawk River. It is a rare opportunity to film the S... (more)
The track crossing is the B&OCT. Note the "control" shanty with its signals.
A former Burlington Northern SD40-2 leads IC train GLCE (Glen Yard to Centralia, IL) south on a mostly sunny afternoon in August of 1998. In 1991, the Illinois Central bought 44 SD40-2 locomotive... (more)
A smiley face is smudged into the ''Deathstar'' log of Illinois Central Railroad SD70 1027, which has just tied down for the night in Clinton, Illinois.
Steve Smedley photo
IC GP40R 3107 leads the Waukesha local south, coming up to the diamonds at Duplainville.
IC 2458 and 2261 rocket along the Dundas Subdivision with 34 cars in tow. Note the LMS lettering on the nose of IC 2458.
IC GP40R 3107 leads CN L504 south through Waukesha.