A CP SD60 and an SD60M, both former Soo Line units, hold with train 686 at Atkinson Road in Libertyville, awaiting signal indication through Rondout.
An eastbound Iowa Interstate extra heads east through New Lenox on a sunny February morning.
With a wave from the engineer, a southbound bottle train makes its way down the IHB in East Chicago, crossing the former B&O at Calumet.
SD40-2 1614 still wears its Santa Fe Bluebonnet scheme as it switches cars at the Clyde Yard in Cicero, just on the outskirts of Chicago.
The engineer cranks it into run 8 as a pair of Harbor Geeps lead IHB 115 through Ogden Dunes, bound for Michigan Avenue Yard in East Chicago.
After a day of clouds, the skies cleared up nicely as EJ&E 659 and GTW 6221 thundered through Ivanhoe, with an L516 train bound for Griffith.
With a classic Bluebonnet in charge, the Argonne Local makes its shove move into GM Yard.
After switching the Argonne Branch all night, the Y HOD303 passes through Burr Ridge, making the short trip east, back home to GM Yard in Hodgkins. Santa Fe all the way!
After delivering the IG2G2 turn to Global 3, the CNW twins made a rather quick turn as they lead autoracks east past the Elburn Co-Op in Meridith, IL. They would deliver this train to the yard in ... (more)
After being in storage at the Illinois Railway Museum in Union for over a year, the CNW 8646 and 8701 were sent to Proviso last week to be reactivated and are seen here in Rochelle, leading the Gl... (more)
On a sunny morning, Will County Coal Handling 1801 brings a train of coal loads into the Midwestern Generation plant. This former Illinois Central SD20 was working hard!
After meeting a westbound stack train, X348 continues its eastbound trip to the old GTW in Griffith, dodging clouds along the way.
IC 1015 approaches Spencer Road in Frankfort, leading an extra M348 train to the old GTW in Griffith.
L508 departs Joliet with a zebra striped Cowl leading the way on a great lash-up.
X348 grinds into New Lenox with an Illinois Central SD70 leading the way.