KSW1 approaches Van Loon, behind the "J-Ball" 662 and the "Top Bananna" 446.
The old KSW1 is on the approach to Ivanhoe, headed west from Kirk Yard. EJ&E 662, one of the last two J-Balls on the roster and EJ&E 446, the last remaining yellow switcher, have the honors. CN wh... (more)
EJE 657 & 675 lead IC 1007 and a mixed freight train out of Gary on a crisp autumn morning.
The daily Kirk Road Switcher grinds across the CSX owned Monon at Dyer, IN with another pair of J's attractive orange EMD's. The moderate local just completed its work at Griffth and is headed to ... (more)
Kirk Yard Switcher has made a drop on the UP & is continuing west for more work.
Kirk Yard Switcher has left Kirk Yard headed west to work Chicago Heights & Matteson.
Kirk Yard local is running off J2 to UP2 into UP's Chicago Heights yard.
EJ&E's peak season has hit, as can be seen by the leasors on hand this winter season. Today's KSW1 departs Kirk with a rarity in the lead: the only operating SDP45 left. Sure, rebuilt to SD40 stan... (more)
A super late KSW1 gets under way passing the J 42 mile marker with a pair of everyone's favorite orange EMD's in the lead. For whatever reason, 5 various UP GE widecabs trailed today's power, all ... (more)
674 leads a mixed freight through Griffith as it rounds the curve to head west to Joliet.
A pair of J SD38-2's are in charge of today's local out of Kirk Yard, and after switching Griffith, this attractive pair get under way enroute to their next stop, Chicago Heights.