NS and Amtrak power moves race to 18th Street in Chicago.
A MAC and a GP40 are being prepared for the first Seward passenger train of the season. Seen here at Shed 1 with the Chugach mountains in the background.
Sets of light power at Joaquim Murtinho Yard. There were locomotives for every taste, GE's U23C from de 60's, C30-7 and GM EMD SD40-2 from 70's, Dash 9 from the 90's and AC44i from late 90's!
NS 8386 leads a power move north down the UP main in Dolton, crossing over the IHB and CSX at the junction.
UP SD40-2 3320 leads a power move around "the block" at Dolton Junction. This connection used to be called the block by the tower operators, and years ago there was a sign that denoted that nickna... (more)
In a nice warm spring morning, U23C, SD40-2 and a C30-7 make some maneuvers at Joaquim Murtinho Yard to couple with it's train that few hours later will be bound to Rio de Janeiro state.
Sun shines on downtown Lubbock as the first thunderstorm of the spring continues to pound the southern outskirts of the city Lubbock while a lone SD40-2 runs back to the Upper Yard after turning o... (more)
UP SD40-2 1689 sits in a siding near Apex.
UP SD40-2 1614 sits in a siding near Apex.
New meets old as two brand new IHB gensets pass the soon to be closed Calumet Tower.
A westbound light power move knocks down the signal at the WBCS Fairview. As you can see, BNSF is erecting a new signal bridge to replace this classic CB&Q signal bridge.
"Hey wait, where's the rest of the train?" The trainset has been re-positioned at the Zephyr pit then dropped off, and the railfan throngs have gone home. The cold wind off the lake rakes throug... (more)
#110, the class EL1A boxcab set, waits for work under the wires.
Heavy switcher #244 grabs some nice backlight on a hazy August day enroute to it's assignment amongst the blooming Virginia thistle.
EJ&E SD38-2 663 passes a memorial for somebody who was hit here several years ago.