SOO 6027 and 6044 are in charge of a 33N to CN's Kirk Yard, awaiting a recrew in the siding at LaPorte. In and out of lake effect snow most of the day, the sun made an appearance to illuminate the... (more)
The Mount Rushmore unit leads CP 470 over the diamonds at Nerska/LeMoyne. Enroute to BRC's Clearing Yard, the train is currently crossing the BNSF Chillicothe Sub.
A Bluebonnet GP38 takes headroom at Corwith Yard's east end.
The KCS influx continues on the CP as Southern Belle SD70MAC 3934 leads CP train 470 through River Grove on the old Milwaukee Road.
CP 280 passes 31st Street on the Belt with a delightful pair of SOO SD60's. Clouds dominated most of the day, but I got a lucky sucker hole here!
CP 470 holds the siding at Camp Douglas to fix a sticking brake and to let Amtrak 8 pass.
An impressive lash-up pulls out of the siding at Bangor East, after setting out a few bad orders. Always a treat to catch a SOO SD60 on the point!
After switching at Markham Yard, a zebra striped C40-8M and a canadian cab Dash 9 lug M338 through Flossmoor.
A stack train crosses over at Robin, running around another westbound in the hole.
A pair of new GEVO's climb Joliet hill with an eastbound tanker train.
A C40-8M and a BC Rail Dash 9 roll through Mokena with a westbound freight.
Closing in on its final destination of BRC's Clearing Yard, 2-472 approaches Lockwood Avenue on the city's southwest side. A bright Southern Belle looks good leading the way.
A second section of the CP's 472 train slowly rolls down the Belt with a Kansas City Southern SD70MAC in charge.
A Dash 8 and a BN SD60M make good speed through Channahon, headed west to Galesburg.
SCXY 1363 pulls a few cars past the depot in Rush City.