An ex-Conrail Dash 8 leads a westbound coal train under the classic New York Central searchlights at CP 501.
A westbound UP vehicle train meets an eastbound IHB manifest in Hammond, IN.
A nice pair of Warbonnets head west down the Harbor with a vehicle train bound for the BNSF Chillicothe Subdivision in McCook, IL.
CN 5488 heads north through CP Ruff, with signals all the way out of town.
The Rock Island heritage unit shoves BISW to the IHB's Blue Island Yard, seconds away from rolling under its namesake line.
As NS 34J waits for the signal to depart the 2 Lead, IHB 2924 and 3801 head west down the 5 Lead into Blue Island Yard.
Approaching Graselli Junction, a Michigan Avenue - Blue Island transfer heads south. One of the sharpest paint schemes around if you ask me.
Morning action at the east end of IHB's Blue Island Yard.
Opposing traffic and heavy congestion at the IHB's Gibson Yard has things bottled up at Hohman Avenue, as three trains are on a holding pattern. *Note: This photo was taken from the railroad cross... (more)
An old school IHB lash-up heads east under the New York Central searchlights in Calumet City, the last remaining searchlights on the entire IHB system.
A really nice lash-up, consisting of a CSX SD40-2 and a former Soo Line SD60, heads south into Turner with a vehicle train bound for the GTW to Battle Creek, MI and points east.
A former Oakway SD60 and a Cowl/Barn combo lead a lengthy M338 train through Flossmoor, headed south to the Matteson connection a few miles ahead, where the train will hop onto the former EJ&E Eas... (more)
Canadian Pacific power leads this westbound stack train through Lemont, along the BNSF Chilli Sub.
A southbound freight approaches the East Joliet Yard, bound for Kirk Yard in Gary, IN.
A pair of C40-8M's hold at Turner, awaiting the arrival of a southbound.