Four blue and gold SD40-2's head east through Bedford Park on final to BRC's Clearing Yard.
The quartet of blue and golds holds at the Mars Metra station. Seconds later, a lunar signal aspect would appear and the 2-470 train would head into the 4 Lead of Galewood Yard to await a crew van... (more)
After holding for the Metra rush at Rondout, the morning clouds have cleared up nicely and the attractive quartet of blue and yellows are crusing down the old CNW with a 2-470 train.
With a fresh crew and signals all the way into the Ladder Lead (Track 9) of BRC's Clearing Yard, the quarter of blue and gold SD40-2's are looking mighty fine on this beautiful afternoon.
A quartet of blue and gold SD40-2's head east through Franklin Park, rolling under the Milwaukee Road signal bridge in town.
A pair of veteran EMD products bring a lengthy train of empty hoppers out of the Arcelor Mittal plant.
The attractive Chicago Short Line heads east through East Chicago, IN.
A standard cab Dash 8, a C44-9W, an SD80MAC and an AC4400CW lead the Y123 down CN rails, headed back to its destination of Barr Yard.
A pair of BNSF SD70ACe's slam the diamonds at Calumet, headed west.
A matched pair of CSX SD50's await a new crew at Kennedy Avenue. Single tracking and heavy traffic have caused numerous trains' crews to run out of time.
After pulling out for headroom, the last J GP38-2 and a CN/GTW GP9R shove back into Markham Yard, passing under the Illinois Central signal bridge. It sure was nice to see the big J-Ball on the no... (more)
A CSX Geometry train heads west through Minooka, passing under the CN's Illinois River Subdivision, formerly owned by the EJ&E.
All finished with the switching work at Seneca/Oxbow in Lemont, the pair of Grand Trunks open it up, northbound.
A pair of Grand Trunks made for a fine sight on this sunny morning!
A good looking IC leads the way down the River Line this afternoon.