CCHU makes a setout in Rudd on the last day of DME & ICE's independence.
I've been waiting a year for this shot and finally got it on the last day of independence. CCHU passes the MILW station sign at Nora, a sign that has seen MILW, SOO, CP, IMRL, ICE, and now CP once... (more)
The ICE and it's employees move forward into the unknown on their last day of independence. Tomorrow will bring CP ownership and new oppertunities. “You won’t be smiling for long when it’s all gon... (more)
The ICEy train shoots under what once was the IC's Gruber Line just west of Forreston, IL.
DM&E 6090 leads the heard over snow covered rails as the EMD's thunder under Pecatonica Rd.
After a 6 car pickup, today's CCHU departs Davis Junction as the skies open and a blizzard ensues... so naturally the chase was on.
The over powered manifest slides down the Monroe Center hill amidst the frozen tundra.
A set of 9 SD40-2's haul a monster Chicago-Huron, SD manifest through an increasingly brutal snow storm... not so brutal just yet...
MCCHU makes good time across nothwestern Illinois....
A westbound manifest just outside Adeline.
A Chicago Clearing, ILL to Huron, SD manifest train sits outside out Mason City waiting on the LMC crew to go to work at 20:00 to come out and take the train to Waseca, MN. Normally this train wou... (more)
Daily westbound is west of Byron approaching Leaf River. Even ICE employees were out chasing this day!